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Allied missions against Mawaraka (Mawareka, Mawataka)
November 30, 1943 - January 11, 1945

November 30, 1943
(RNZAF) RNZAF Venturas hit the Mawareka area.

December 16, 1943
(RNZAF) RNZAF Venturas hit the Mawareka area.

December 23, 1943
(USMC) TBF Avengers from VMTB-232 attack Mawareka.

February 26, 1944
(13th AF) P-39s bomb and strafe Mawareka.

March 29, 1944
(13th AF) Fighter-bombers hit targets of opportunity at Mawareka.

April 11, 1944
(13th AF) Two fighter-bombers claim destruction of a bridge near Mawareka.

April 13, 1944
(13th AF) Seventeen fighter-bombers hit personnel and supply areas at Mawareka.

May 5, 1944
(13th AF) P-39s hit Mawareka.

May 10, 1944
(13th AF) P-40s attack supply area at Mawareka.

January 11, 1945
(RAAF, RNZAF) Boomerang A46-189 leads RNZAF Corsairs from 14 Squadron and 21 Squadron on a strike against enemy positions at Mawaraka. Crashed is Boomerang A46-189 (KIA).

 

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