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American missions against Garowe Island (Garove)
July 12, 1943 - March 21, 1944

July 12, 1943
(5th AF) A lone B-17 bombs Garove Island

September 9, 1943
(5th AF) Heavy bombers attack Garove Island.

October 30, 1943
(5th AF) B-25s attack Vitu Island. Lost is B-25D 41-30318 (MIA).

November 8, 1943
(5th AF) B-24's on armed reconnaissance bomb Garove

February 11, 1944
(5th AF) Two B-24s bomb Garove Island

March 19, 1944
(5th AF) P-40s attack a bivouac area and AA on Garove Island

March 21, 1944
(5th AF) P-40s and A-20s on armed reconnaissance attack targets on New Britain and on Garove Island.

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