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JD Lee16 Jan 2019 7:20 a.m. PST

I have seen occasional pictures of WW2 Japanese Armour painted a greyish color. How often did this ocure? Did these belong to Japanese Navy?

hurrahbro16 Jan 2019 7:36 a.m. PST

My understanding is that these are Navy vehicles.
Also more likely earlier in the sino-japanese conflicts. i.e. more likely Pre 1937.

Anyone care to confirm this or blow it out of the water?

Legion 416 Jan 2019 7:40 a.m. PST

I believe you are correct, IJN …

ZULUPAUL Supporting Member of TMP16 Jan 2019 3:31 p.m. PST

Late war, in one of my reference books , they said vehicles were painted olive drab, no camo but I do believe grey was for the "Navy" vehicles.

Redblack17 Jan 2019 3:22 p.m. PST

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Japan Naval Landing Force ACs Shanghai 1937

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