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    Cyclops Jayapura Regency | Papua Province Indonesia
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Yong October 1, 1944

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Location
Cyclops is located to the west of Hollandia. To the south is Lake Sentani and to the north is Mount Cyclops and the Cyclops Mountains.

Cyclops Airfield (Cyclops Drome)
Built by the Japanese occupied by US Army on April 26, 1944

P-61B "Midnight Queen" Serial Number 42-39445
Pilot Southfield crashed January 10, 1945 into the Cyclops Moutains. Recovered during 1991

General MacArthur's HQ (GHQ Hill)
The tallest hill near Hollandia. After the occupation of Hollandia, General MacArthur's HQ and bunker were built at this location. He used it from the middle of 1944 until the invasion of the Philippines. It offers a commanding view over the area. Today, there is a monument atop the hill.

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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