Japanese ace Saburo Sakai at the airfield of the Hankow airbase in central China.
Saburo Sakai (1916 – 2000) – Japanese fighter pilot, junior lieutenant of the Japanese Navy. The fourth pilot in the number of victories is the Japanese ace (64 downed aircraft).
Sources of information about the photo:
2. G. Neel “Uniforms and equipment of the Japanese naval aviation. 1937-1945»
Date: September 1939