Located at Woodstock.
During 1942, the 19th and 33rd BS (B-26) transfered from Iron Range back to Woodstock on February 5, 1943. They remain at the airfield unt July 11, 1943 when they deploy to Dobodura.
American units based at Woodstock
35th FG, 39th FS (P-39) Williamston April 20 - June 2, 42 Port Moresby
22nd BG, 19th BS (B-26) Townsville July 4 - Sept 15, 42 Iron Range
22nd BG, HQ Townsville July 5, 1942 - Oct 15, 1943 Dobodura
22nd BG, 408th BS (B-26) Antil Plains July 20 - Sept 29, 42 Iron Range
22nd BG, 33rd BS (B-26) Antil Plains July 20 - Sept 29, 42 Iron Range
8th FG, 35th FS (P-40) Port Moresby June 29 - July 27, 42 Townsville
Disused since the war.
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September 24, 2018