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    Toungoo Airfield  Myanmar (Burma)

Location
Located near Toungoo.

Wartime History
Japanese occupied airfield. This airfield had at least three runways: Tennant (Toungoo North), Toungoo Airfield (South) runway. Also, an emergency runway: Toungoo Airfield (Town).

Tennant (Toungoo North): Lat 19° 3' 0" N Long 96° 22' 0" E
Kalaywa (Toungoo New): Lat 19° 0' 0" N Long 96° 20' 0" E
Toungoo (South) Airfield: Lat 17° 19' 0" N Long 96° 25' 0" E
Toungoo Town Airfield: Lat 18°56'0" Long 96°25'0" E

American missions against Toungoo
April 3, 1944

During April 1945, occupied by Allied forces.

American units based at Toungoo
1st ACG, 166th LS (UC-64, L-5) Meiktila April 27, 1945 - May 14, 1945 Asansol

References
Index to Air Bases - Research Report No. 85, I.G. No 9185 - July 30, 1944

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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