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    Brunei (Sultanate of Brunei) Borneo 

Location
Located on the island of Borneo. Apart from its coastline with the South China Sea, it is completely surrounded by the state of Sarawak State in Malaysia Borneo (East Malaysia). Brunei is the remnant of a very powerful sultanate that became independent from Great Britain in 1984.

Brunei Town
Lat 4° 52' 60N Long 114° 55' 60E  Also known as Bandar Seri Begawan, Bruni, Brunei or Brunei Town.

Wartime History
During the Pacific War, occupied by the Japanese. On July 1, 1945 US Navy ships land the Australian 9th Division made an amphibious landing at Brunei Bay also Labuan Island and Muara Island.

American missions against Brunei
November 18, 1944 - July 9, 1945

Brunei Airfield
Still in use today

Brunei Bay
Brunei Bay borders Brunei.

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Last Updated
May 22, 2017

 

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