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Komatsu G40 • Komatsu Techno Center

Type
Komatsu G40
Version
Location
Komatsu Techno Center
Izu
Shizuoka Prefecture
Japan

Current Condition

Appears Excellent

Vehicle History

Built in 1943 at Komatsu's factory in Awazu and sent to the Philippines. Du,ped into the sea post-war by US forces, then salvaged and sent to Australia, where it was used to clear farmland. Discovered in 1978 and returned to Japan in 1979. It is the only example on display.

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