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    Samate (Semate) West Papua Province Indonesia
Lat 0° 58' 0S Long 131° 4' 0E  Samate is located at the northeastern tip of Salawati Island off the coast of western New Guinea. Prewar and during the Pacific War located in Dutch New Guinea (DNG) in the Netherlands East Indies (NEI). Today located in Raja Ampat Regency in West Papua Province (West Irian Jaya) of Indonesia.

Samate Airfield (Semate)
Japanese wartime airfield

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019


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