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IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit

IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit
IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit
IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit
IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit
IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit
IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit
IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit
IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit
IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit
IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit

IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit   IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit
IJN good-luck flag from the 601st air unit , which started as Naval carrier group and then became a home defense unit at the end of the war. The flag is dated January 1944 and has several naval officers' signatures with rank denoted, including: (captain), (commander), (lieutenant commander), (lieutenant), and (ensign).

There are two Captains who indicated their membership in the (601st air unit) along with their signatures, including the last commander of the unit (Sugiyama). This is a historically significant flag for a museum or advanced collector.

I have been collecting and studying Japanese WWII military items since the 1970s. I coauthored Imperial Japanese Grenade Rifles and Launchers and have written numerous articles about Japanese WWII military gear. Please contact me with any questions that you may have.

Buyers from the UK, Canada, Australia, and Japan are welcome. The item "IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit" is in sale since Sunday, July 28, 2019.

This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Japan\Other Japanese WWII Orig Items". The seller is "gregbabich" and is located in Pinehurst, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Japan, Australia.

  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Japan


IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit   IJN Good Luck Flag from 601st Air Unit