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    Black Cat (Blackcat) Morobe Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)
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AWM Feb 7, 1943
Location
Lat 7° 17' 12S Long 146° 49' 5E  Black Cat is located on a ridge top at an elevation of 5,869' / 1,788m near Black Cat Pass in New Guinea. Also known as simply "Black Cat" or "Blackcat" (one word). Prewar, connected by the Black Cat Track to Guadagasel with connecting trails to either Wau to the southwest or Sanananda to the northeast. Today located in in Morobe Province in Papua New Guinea (PNG).

Prewar
During the 1930s, a gold mine was established at Black Cat.

References
Wau 1942–1943 (2010) by Phil Bradley pages 71-73, 81-89, 92-96, 113-115, 166-171, 201-209, 212 (index Black Cat Trial)

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January 9, 2019

 

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