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    Musashi Airfield (Musashi Naval Base) Paramushir | Kurlie Islands (Chishima-Rettō) Russia

Location
Located near Karabu Zaki on the southwestern tip of Paramushir Island. Nearby is Musashi Bay. Also known as Musashi Naval Base or Kurabu Airfield (Kurabu Cape Airfield).

Wartime History
Japanese Naval base and airfield. Two runways were 4,300' x 260' and 4,200' x 375'. Anti-aircraft guns were added at the nearby cape with 8 guns, 20 pillboxes and many gun pits.

American missions against Musashi
February 5, 1944

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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