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    Caldera Seaplane Base (Recodo) Mindanao Philippines
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November 2, 1944
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February 28, 1945

Location
Located near Recodo on the eastern tip of Caldera Point along Caldera Bay. Located seven miles east of Zamboanga. Known to the Japanese at "Rekoodo" or "Recordo".

American Missions Against Caldera
November 2, 1944 - February 28, 1945

Japanese Units based at Caldera / Recodo
954th Kokutai (F1M2 Pete)

American Usage
Liberated by American forces during the middle of March 1945, and used as an American seaplane base.

American Units Based at Caldera Point
2nd Emergency Rescue Squadron (PBY) April - June 1945

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January 9, 2018

 

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