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USAAF 1944

Location
Lat 128°6'0" Long 1°17'0". Lolobato Airfield is located near Lolobata parallel to Hate Tabaco Airfield (Hatetabaco). Also known as Lolobato Drome.

Construction
Japanese built airfield. The two nearby runways were not connected, although close together.

American missions against Lolobato
July 27, 1944 - August 8, 1945

Bob Rocker adds:
"The 80th FS got kills there including ace Cy Homer. A 307th BG crew member told me every time they went to Lolobata, the Japanese got real pissed off."

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Last Updated
May 22, 2017

 

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