Lat 0° 51' 33N Long 127° 38' 50E Dodinga is located on a narrow isthmus on the western coast of Halmahera Island. Due west is Ternate Island. Dodinga borders a small harbor surrounded by hills. Also known as Kampoeng Dodinga.
Occupied by the Japanese for the duration of the Pacific War. Dodinga Harbor was used for small vessels. Anti-aircraft guns were emplaced in the area.
B-25D Mitchell Serial Number 43-3383
Pilot Nirdlinger crashed August 15, 1944
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August 25, 2018