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    Cape Soeadja Jayapura Regency | Papua Province Indonesia
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George Walden 1945

Location
Cape Soeadja is located forms the northern end of Humbolt Bay (Yos Sudarso Bay).

Wartime History
Liberated by the U. S. Army in late April 1944. Afterwards, the Americans established a replacement camp at this location. On January 12, 1945 after Japanese submarine I-47 conducted a Kaiten mission in Humbolt Bay, the crew nicknames Cape Soeadja "Cape Kongo" in honor of the "Kongo" group of Kaiten pilots.

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August 25, 2018

 

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July 1945

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