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    Erventa Harbor (Buin Harbor) Bougainville Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)
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USAAF Nov 18, 1943

Erventa Harbor spans from Kangu to Kahili on the southern coast of Bougainville. During World War II, the Japanese Army referred to this location as "Erventa Harbor" or "Buin Harbor". Offshore to the south is Erventa Island and Popotala Island.

Wartime History
During the Japanese occupation of Bougainville, used as a ship anchorage.

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Last Updated
April 19, 2018


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