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What type of camera did the Japanese use in WWII?...

Post by L. Kafka » Wed Aug 07, 2013 6:50 pm

Did the Japanese military use German-made cameras or did they use Japanese-made cameras? I'm thinking they may have use Leicas. Anyone know?
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Re: What type of camera did the Japanese use in WWII?...

Post by Simon H » Tue Nov 26, 2013 7:41 am

In the absence of any answers so far may I suggest this link, which may go some way to answering your question.


http://www.photographyhistory.com/CS01/gokoku.html

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Re: What type of camera did the Japanese use in WWII?...

Post by L. Kafka » Tue Nov 26, 2013 12:20 pm

Good stuff, Simon. Thanks for the info.
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