18° 21' 0N Long 121° 39' 0E Located on the northern coast of Luzon.
On December 10, 1942 the Japanese Army "Tanaka
Detachment" landed at Aparri in conjunction with another landing at Gonzaga. Occupied by the Japanese until June
23, 1945 when US Army 188th Glider Infantry Regiment landed at Aparri Airfield and liberated the area.
Aparri Airfield (Aparri I, Aparri II)
Prewar airfield at the northern tip of Luzon, occupied by the Japanese until
mission against Aparri
January 14 - August 7, 1945
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August 25, 2018