IJNAF Ace in Lieutenant (JG) Sadaaki Akamatsu in Feb 1945 when he claimed a series of victories over Hellcats, he was one of the few pilots who mastered the J2M ‘Raiden’ when others preferred the Zero….he flew with the 302nd Kokutai in this later stage of the war.

IJNAF Ace in Lieutenant (JG) Sadaaki Akamatsu in Feb 1945 when he claimed a series of victories over Hellcats, he was one of the few pilots who mastered the J2M ‘Raiden’ when others preferred the Zero….he flew with the 302nd Kokutai in this later stage of the war.