Located on the northern coast of Paramushir Island. To the east was Mito Yama and Kakumabetsu Bay. To the north is Daigo Point (Daigo-saki). Nearby was the Kakumabetsu Cannery.
The Japanese built a single runway measuring 3,800' x 150'.
During the later stages of the Pacific War, Ki-44 Tojo fighters operated
from this airfield.
American missions against Kakumabetsu Airfield
December 5, 1944 - March 10, 1945
The Empire Express page 26 (photo)
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February 4, 2018