Authentic War Stories #3 The Kamikaze

Published
January 1975
Page count
68
Cover price
0.30 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Pocket size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Square bound
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Suicide Pilots of Japan Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
War

Credits

Art
?

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 1. Authentic War Stories [No. 3] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"the Kamikazi are heading your way in Authentic War Stories No. 3"

Details

Printed
1974 to 1975
Genre
War
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Authentic War Stories [No. 3]
Show/hide 2. The Kamikazi Comic story, 62 pages

Featuring

Genre
War

Credits

Art
?

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First print
Unknown
Also printed
Netherlands
Victoria (NooitGedacht, 1963? series) #426
De Kamikazi

Synopsis

Two brothers, Onaka and Ayakao, have conflicting views regarding suicide attacks.

Show/hide 3. Fuji Hikoki "Oka" Comic story, 2 pages

"Flying bomb built for "Kamikazi" (Divine Wind) fliers. It has no undercarriage since it is not supposed to come back…"

Featuring

Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Art
Juan Abellán (signed)

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Also printed
Australia
Authentic War Stories (KG Murray, 1974? series) #2
Fuji-Hikoki "Oka"
 
Australia
Enemy Ace (Federal, 1983?)
Fuji-Hikoki "Oka"

Notes

This single-image feature is printed across two pages in the centre of the comic, on pages 34-35.

Show/hide 4. B-25 J Mitchell Comic story, 1 page

"Dimensions: Span 67ft. 7in.; Length, 52ft. 11in.; Height, 15ft. 9in.; Wing Area 610 sq. Ft"

Featuring

Genre
Non-Fiction
Job code
SR10

Credits

Art
?

Reprint history

Based on
Unknown
Printed in
Australia
True Western Classics (KG Murray, 1974? series) #2
B-25 J Mitchell
Also printed
Netherlands
Victoria (NooitGedacht, 1963? series) #427
B-25 J Mitchell

Notes

This feature was originally two pages (with pages 32 & 33 still marked on the side) but is printed on side two-up in this comic. The code SR10 suggest that the original was printed in issue #10 of an unidentified comic with the series title initials "SR".

Show/hide 5. Authentic War Stories [No. 2] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"The first American bombing mission of Japan. Soon to hit the target in -- <a href='/content/main/?issue=43626'>Authentic War Stories--No. 2</a>."

Details

Printed
1974
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Authentic War Stories [No. 2]

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AusReprints ID

  • 43627

Entry created

  • 09/02/2010

Cover added

  • 08/02/2018

Last updated

  • 08/02/2018