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Kota Bahru, Malaya. Camouflaged A6M fighter aircraft of 22-air flotilla, Japanese navy, on airstrip at Kota Bahru. This unit flew into Kota Bahru from south Vietnam and operated along the east coast of Malaya including flying "top cover" for the successful Japanese air attack on the British war ships HMS Repulse and HMS Prince of Wales.

Kota Bahru, Malaya. Camouflaged A6M fighter aircraft of 22-air flotilla, Japanese navy, on airstrip at Kota Bahru. This unit flew into Kota Bahru from south Vietnam and operated along the east coast of Malaya including flying "top cover" for the successful Japanese air attack on the British war ships HMS Repulse and HMS Prince of Wales.

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From the NAS Photographs. Australian War Memorial Collection, courtesy of National Archives of Singapore.

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