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Allied missions against Taberfane and Taberfane Seaplane Base
May 6, 1943 - November 27, 1943

May 6, 1943
(RAAF) Five 31 Squadron Beaufighters attack Taberfane Seaplane Base. They claim nine aircraft on the water. Lost is Beaufighter A19-60.

May 7, 1943
(RAAF) Hudson "The Tojo Busters" A16-211 performs a reconnaissance mission over Taberfane Seaplane Base. Returning to base, the undercarriage collapsed and the aircraft was written off.

June 4, 1943
(RAAF) Four 31 Squadron Beaufighters intercepted by nine floatplanes (3 claimed).

Click For EnlargementJune 11, 1943
(RAAF) Beaufighters from 31 Squadron destroy seven floatplanes and damage two.

June 22, 1943
(5th AF) B-24s bomb Taberfane area.

July 24, 1943
(RAAF) 31 Squadron Beaufighters attack Taberfane Seaplane Base. Lost is Beaufighter A19-118 (MIA).

August 21, 1943
(RAAF) Seven Beaufighters attacked Taberfane Seaplane Base. Two Beaufighters were lost in an aerial collision Beaufighter A19-63 (MIA) and Beaufighter A19-47 (MIA).

August 30, 1943
(RAAF) Six Beaufighters of 31 Squadron attack Taberfane Seaplane Base. Lost is Beaufighter A19-119.

November 27, 1943
(RAAF) 31 Squadron Beaufighters fly a successful shipping strike at Taberfane.

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