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    Bentoni Bay (Teluk Bintuni, Teloek Bentoni) West Papua Province Indonesia

Location
Bentoni Bay is located on the southern coast of western New Guinea. The entrance is 12 miles wide and fringed by low marshy land. Borders Babo and Mongosah to the south. Known as "Teluk Bintuni" or "Teloek Bentoni" in Indonesian.

A-20G Havoc 43-9395
Pilot Fick ditched June 17, 1944

A-20G Havoc 43-9499
Pilot Sparks crashed July 9, 1944

References
Pub. 164 Sailing Direction (Enroute) New Guinea page 117

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Last Updated
January 11, 2018

 

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