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Old 16th April 2017, 14:52
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Re: Saburo Sakai

Hi Michael

Attached list of "victories" of Nishizawa

4 KOKUTAI
14/3/42=6 P-40 coll.
24.3/42=1 Spit
28/3/42=3 Spit coll.

TAINAN KOKUTAI
1/5/42=1 P-39
2/5/42=2 P-40
3/5/42=1 P-40
7/5/42=1 P-39+1 P-40
12/5/42=2 P-39 coll.
13/5/42=2 P-39 coll.
17/5/42=5 P-39 coll.
20/5/42=1 P-39
27/5/42=1 P-39
1/6/42=1 P-39
9/6/42=4 B-26 coll.
16/6/42=2 P-39
25/6/42=1 P-39
4/7/42= 1 P-39
11/7/42=1 P-39
25/7/42=1 P-39
25/7/42=1 B-17 coll.
7/8/42=6 F4F
5/10/42=1 B-25 coll.
8/10/42=1 SBD coll.
11/10/42=1 F4F
13/10/42=1 F4F coll.
17/10/42=1 F4F
17/10/42=1 SBD coll.
20/10/42=1 F4F

KOKUTAI 251:in brackets,collectively assigned to the group(including Nishizawa)
14/5/43=1 P-38+1 P-40
7/6/43=1 P-39+1 F4U
12/6/43=1 F4U+1 F4F
16/6/43=1 P-39
7/7/43=(1 P-39+2 P-40+3 F4U)
9/7/43=2 P-39
11/7/73=(1 F4U+1 F4F+1 P-38+2 P-39)
13/7/43=(1 F4U+5 F4F)
15/7/43=(8 F4U+4 F4F+2 P-39+1 P-40)
16/7/43=4 F4U
25/7/43=(2 F4U+6F4F+5 P-39)
31/7/43=1 P-39+2 P-40
1/8/43=(3 F4F+5 P-40)
4/8/43=(8 F4U+7 F4F)
7/8/43=1 F4F+1 P-39
15/8/43=2 F4U
18/8/43=2 F4U
21/8/43=(7 F4U)

KOKUTAI 253
24/9/43=(11 P-38)
1/10/43=(4F4U+2 P-39+3 P-40)
12/10/43=(1 P-38+1 B-24+3 B-25)
15/10/43=(3 P-38)
17/10/43=(4 P-38)
18/10/43=2 B-26
24/10/43=(12 P-38+3 B-25)

KOKUTAI 201
25/10/44=2 F6F coll.


After octob.42,the majority of his claims are "fanciful" and unverified on the US side

Michel
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