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    Angoram (Angorum) Angoram District | East Sepik Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)

Location
Lat 4° 4' 0S Long 144° 4' 0E  Angoram is located on the north coast of the Sepik River inland from the north coast of New Guinea. Angoram is southwest of Murik Lakes, and southeast of Wewak. Also known as "Angorum". Prewar a mission was established at this location.

Wartime History
On August 17, 1943 B-24D "Twin Nifty's" 42-40348 exploded nearby and villagers retrieved and buried three bodies near Angoram mission. On December 1, 1943 another bomber crashed near the village B-24D "Ten Knights in a Bar Room" 42-72806.

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Last Updated
January 11, 2018

 

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