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American missions against Poporang Island
March 28, 1943 - October 1, 1944
See also American missions against Shortland

March 28, 1943
(13th AF, USN) P-38's and F4U's hit the seaplane bases at Poporang

June 26, 1943
(13th AF) B-24s bomb Poporang area

July 8-9, 1943
(13th AF) During the night, B-24s bomb Poporang

October 9, 1943
(13th AF, USN) P-39's and USN F4U's strafe buildings, a radar station, and gun positions at Poporang.

November 1, 1943
(USN) Task Force 38 (R. Adm Frederick Sherman) after bombarding Buka Airfield and Bonis Airfield on the northern tip of Bougainville, the group of light cruisers including USS Montpelier CL-57, USS Cleveland CL-55, USS Denver CL-58, Columbia CL-56 plus eight destroyers bombard Japanese positions on Ballale and Poporang.

December 6, 1943
(USN) TBF Avengers dive bomb radar station on Poporang.

December 12, 1943
(13th AF) B-24's bomb Poporang

December 16, 1943
(13th AF) B-24's bomb Poporang

December 18, 1943
(13th AF) B-24's, operating individually attack Poporang

December 19, 1943
(13th AF) Planes on armed reconnaissance hit targets of opportunity on Poporang

January 4, 1944
(13th AF, RNZAF) Ventura's, and night fighters, operating individually or in small flights

January 5, 1944
(13th AF) B-24 attack Poporang buildings area

October 1, 1944
(USN) STAG-1 launch two TDR Attach Drones bomb Poporang, both are duds.

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