1° 16' 60S Long 116° 49' 60E Balikpapan Harbor borders Balikpapan on southeast coast of Borneo. Today located in East Kalimantan Province on Borneo in Indonesia.
Occupied by the Japanese until July 1, 1945.
Attacked by Allied aircraft between 1942–1945. PB4Y's from Patrol Bombing Squadron 109 launched two bat glide
bombs against enemy shipping in Balikpapan Harbor. This was the first
combat use of the only automatic homing bomb to be used in World War
Allied missions against Balikpapan Harbor
February 3, 1942–July 11, 1945
Sunk Balikpapan Harbor at No. 5 berth during a bombing raid
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July 28, 2019