American missions against Kakumabetsu Airfield
December 5, 1944 - March 10, 1945
December 5, 1944
(11th AF) Six B-24s off for a strike on Kakumabetsu abort due to weather.
August 11, 1943
(11th AF) Nine B-24's from drop bombs and incendiaries on
Kashiwabara Airfield. Enemy aircraft challenge the attackers, which claim four confirmed kills, one probable, and four possibles.
January 23, 1945
(11th AF) Four B-24s strike the Kakumabetsu cannery and targets on Paramushiru while 8 to 10 fighters intercept and the B-24s claim 2 victories; 1 B-24 is lost.
March 10, 1945
(11th AF) B-24s radar-bomb targets at
Kakumabetsu on Paramushiru with unobserved results.