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    Sembawang Airfield  Republic of Singapore

Location
Sembawang Airfield is located inland from the northern coast of Singapore. To the north is the Johore Strait and beyond is the southern tip of Malaysia. To the east is Seletar Airfield.

Construction
Built prewar with two intersecting runways.

Wartime History
By Febraruy 5, 1942 Japanese shelling reaches the airfield preventing RAF flight operations. Occupied by the Japanese until the end of the war.

Japanese Units Based at Sembawang
3rd Kokugun (3rd Air Army) Ki-21
1 Yasen Hojyu Hikotai (1 Auxiliary Battlefield Unit) (Ki-84) 1945

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019

 

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