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JAAF deployment, 18 Feb 1942

(Singapore has fallen; the pressure is now on Rangoon)

Deployment of Japanese Army Air
Force, 18 Feb 1942
Moulmein is now in Japanese hands, and Rangoon and all its airfields are within easy reach of the Nakajima Ki-27 fighter. Mingaladon of course is the main Rangoon airfield. Hmawbi is the RAF dispersal field known to the Allied pilots as Highland Queen. Hlegu was known as Zayatkwin to the RAF and was the base for its Bristol Blenheim bombers.

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