Nakajima Ki-27

Kato Hayabusa Sento-tai (1944)

November 26, 2015 PE Matt 0

Kato Hayabusa Sento-tai, or “Kato’s Falcon Corps”, is a 1944 propaganda film that depicts the fictionalised career of IJAAF pilot Tateo Kato, who led the 64th Sentai during the early months of the Pacific War. […]

Chungking Under Attack

September 3, 2015 PE Matt 1

Chungking attacked by Japanese bombers, as the population retreats to underground shelters. Also includes some footage of Ki-10s and Ki-27s engaged in mock combat.

Chungking Bombed Again – Fights On

August 9, 2015 PE Matt 0

Newsreel footage of the bombing of Chungking, showing the damage done to the city, the underground tunnels dug by the population, and General and Madame Chiang Kai-Shek inspecting the city.

Newsreel: Sinking of the USS Panay

April 10, 2015 PE Matt 0

Norman Alley’s Movietone newsreel footage of the sinking of the USS Panay by Japanese aircraft of the 12th and 13th Kokutai, 12th December 1937. 2 Panay sailors were killed, as well as the captain of […]