Khalkhin Gol Part 2: Zhukov’s Whirlwind

July 31, 2015 PE Matt 0

After two months of fighting, neither side had made a decisive breakthrough in the Battle of Khalkhin Gol. Although the Japanese had failed in their first attempt to claim the disputed area, they were determined […]

Tachikawa Ki-36

Tachikawa Ki-36 Type 98 “Ida”

July 19, 2015 PE Matt 0

The Tachikawa Ki-36 was a small Army co-operation aircraft, essentially a light bomber, of the Japanese Army. It was designed to fulfil the role of an artillery spotter and light reconnaissance type, as well as […]