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    Negros Occidental Province Negros Philippines

Location
Negros Occidental includes the northwestern half of Negros Island, located in the Western Visayas (Region VI) in the Philippines. Borders Negros Oriental Province to the southeast.

Alicante  located on the northwest coast includes Alicante Airfield
Bacolod (Bacolod City, Bacalod)  located on the northwest coast includes Bacolod Airfield
Fabrica  located inland from the northeast coast includes Fabrica Airfield.
Guimaras Strait  connects the Visayan Sea with the Panay Gulf and borders Bacolod to the west.

Talisay
MapLat 10° 44' 14N Long 122° 57' 59E  Located on northwestern Negros.

Talisay Airfield
Japanese built airfield

MapCaduhaan (Kaduhaan)
Lat 10° 57' 14N Long 123° 11' 37E  Located in northern Negros.

Carolina Airfield (Carolina de la Paz, Luisita)
Japanese built airfield, abandoned after the war

P-38L Lightning Serial Number 44-24845 Tail 112
Pilot Major Thomas McGuire crashed January 7, 1945

MapSilay
Lat 10° 48' 0N Long 122° 58' 0E  Located about 10km north of Bocolod.

Silay Airfield
Main Japanese airfield for bombers and fighters.

La Carlota
MapLat 10° 25' 24N Long 122° 55' 15E  Town located near the west coast of Negros, located about 40km south of Bocolod.

La Carlota Airfield
Primary airfield of the Japanese Army Air Force on Negros.

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Last Updated
February 17, 2019

 

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