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USN 1944

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USN 1955

Location
Orote Point is located on the Orote Peninsula on the western coast of Guam, bordering Apra Harbor to the north and Agat Bay to the south. At the center of on the Orote Peninsula is Orote Airfield. Sumay Point is located on the northern shore.

Orote Point Airfield (Orote Airfield)
Built prior to the war, occupied by the Japanese, used postwar.

TBM-1C Avenger Bureau Number 25424
Pilot Merrell crashed June 12, 1944

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May 22, 2017

 

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December 1944
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