KAMIKAZE

Catalogue number
  • NYP 77198
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Photographs
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  • object name: Official photograph
  • object category: Black and white
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photographs

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Object description

Air Launched Weapons: A Yokosuka MXY7 Mark 11 K-1 OHKA 'Baka' piloted suicide weapon. This rocket powered flying bomb was slung underneath a bomber and released over the target. The pilot of the 'Baka' then guided the machine to destruction.

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