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    Boeroe Island (Buru, Buroe) Maluku Province (Moluccas Islands) Indonesia
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USAAF c1943

Location
Lat 03 ° 07' S Long 126 ° 52' E  Boeroe Island is located to the west of Seram Island (Ceram Island) in the Moluccas Islands. Wartime spelling was "Buru" or "Buroe".

Namlea
Located on the eastern coast of the island.

PBY-5 Catalina Serial Number A24-45 Code OX-E
Pilot Temperley crashed July 20, 1944

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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