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    Haroekoe Island (Harakoe) Maluku Province (Moluccas Islands) Indonesia
Location
Lat 3° 34' 0S Long 128° 28' 60E Haroekoe Island is located southeast of Ceram Island (Seram) in the Molucca Island Group (Molucca Islands). Also spelled Harakoe Island. Offshore is Pelauw Island. To the west is Ambon Island and to the northwest is Ceram Island (Seram). Prewar and during the Pacific War located in the Netherlands East Indies (NEI). Today located in Maluku Province (Moluccas Islands) in Indonesia.

Haroekoe (Harakoe, Haruku)
Haroekoe is located on Haroekoe Island. Also known as Harakoe, Haruku, Harakoe, Samet Haroekoe or Kampoeng Haroekoe. Included Haroekoe POW Camp and nearby Haroekoe Airfield (Harakoe, Pelauw) on Pelauw Island.

American missions against Haroekoe
December 7, 1943 - December 30, 1944

Tantoei POW Camp
Australian POW camp

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October 23, 2019

 

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