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    Pontianak (Pontijanak) West Kalimantan Province | Borneo Indonesia

Lat 0° 1' 55S Long 109° 19' 30E  Pontianak is located near the coast of West Kalimantan Province (Kalimantan Barat) in southern Borneo. Also known as Pontijanak, Kutha Pontianak, Pontianakas, Kota Pontianak, Kuta Pontianak, Kutha Pontianak, Pontianakas, Kota Pontianak and Kuta Pontianak.

Wartime History
Occupied by the Japanese for the duration of the Pacific War until the official surrender of Japan. During June to August 1945 attacked by American aircraft.

American missions against Pontijanak
June 2 - August 1, 1945

Pontianak Airfield
Located at Pontianak.


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Last Updated
October 23, 2019


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