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Kawasaki Ki-45 Toryu/Nick - Japan
Serial: 18 Unit: 3rd chutai, 53rd sentai Pilot - Jun-i (Army Sergeant) Nobuji Negishi flew this aircraft in November of 1944 when he was stationed at Matsudo Airfield, Japan. The Toryu was camouflaged in a dense pattern of Japanese Army Light Gray (FS36492) and Japanese Army Dark Green on the upper surfaces and natural metal undersurfaces. The tail symbol was a stylized 53 in Yellow Ochre (FS33432) for the 53rd Sentai. Homeland defense units often had a white background to the red Hinomaru (national marking). Propeller hubs were purple (FS35056) and Red-Brown primer (FS30166).