Borio Airfield (Doboudra No. 11) is located to the south of Borio (Boru) and later North
Borio Airstrip No. 15 after it was built. Located to the southeast of Dobodura and Horanda.
During early 1943, built by the U. S. Army as the first
of the Borio runways constructed. Its taxiways later connected
directly to North Borio Airfield (Dobodura No. 15), and North Embi Airfield (Dobodura No. 12).
American units based at Borio (Dobodura No. 11)
475th FG, 433rd FS (P-38) Amberley August 14, 1943 - ?
Disused since the war.
According to local residents, U. S. Army nurses
and U. S. Army personnel were based in a compound near the airstrip.
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January 9, 2018