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    Echague Airfield Isabela Province | Luzon Philippines
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312th BG March 3, 1945

Location
Lat 16° 42' 0" N Long 121° 41' 0" E  Located to the west of Echague.

Wartime History
Used by the Japanese during 1942 until the middle of June 1945.

On June 14, 1945, a single Ki-51 Sonia from the 52nd Dokuritsu Chutai took off from Echague Airfield at sunset, making it the last Japanese aircraft to take off from a Philippines airfield during World War II.

American missions against Echague
January 29 - May 26, 1945

References
Index to Air Bases - Research Report No. 85, I.G. No 9185 - July 30, 1944
Thanks to Tony Feredo for wartime information

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February 4, 2018

 

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