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American missions against Tadji
August 1943 - April 21, 1944

August 17, 1943
(5th AF) B-24's and B-17's make a predawn attack on Wewak satellite airfields including Tadji

August 30, 1943
(5th AF) B-24 hit Tadji

February 13, 1944
(5th AF) 24 A-20s from the 3rd BG hit Aitape and Tadji Airfield

February 27, 1944
(5th AF) B-24s, with P-40 support hit Tadji

February 29, 1944
(5th AF) B-24s and A-20 hit Tadji

March 14, 1944
(5th AF) B-24s bomb Tadji

March 20, 1944
(5th AF) 30+ B-24s bomb Tadji Airfield at Aitape

March 22, 1944
(5th AF) Japanese HQ and troops are hit by 25 aircraft in the Aitape-Tadji area including P-40 from the 49th Fighter Group that bomb Tadji Airfield. Lost is P-40N Warkhawk 42-105738 (KIA).

March 30, 1944
(5th AF) B-25s, A-20s, P-47s, P-40s, and P-39s hit Tadji

April 1, 1944
(5th AF) B-25s and A-20s hit Tadji

April 7, 1944
(5th AF) B-25s, A-20s and P-39s hit villages, barges, a supply area, and coastal road in areas around Tadji

April 21, 1944
(5th AF) B-24s, B-25s, and A-20s hit numerous targets around Tadji

July 17, 1944
(5th AF) A-20s, B-25s, and P-39s hit troop concentrations and supplies east of Tadji

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