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    Boram (Cape Boram) Wewak District | East Sepik Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)

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USAAF Oct 1943
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43rd BG c1944
AWM October 14, 1945

Boram (Cape Boram) borders Wewak Harbor to the west and Boram Bay to the east. Located to the west are Mission Point and Wewak Point. To the east is Cape Moem.

American missions against Boram
April 10, 1943 - August 28, 1944

Boram Airfield (Boram Drome)
Built by the Japanese, netralized from the air. Occupied by Australians on May 22, 1945.

Boram Beach Hospital
During late 1945, the Australian Army 2/15 Field Hospital was based on Boram Beach with tents and structures with roofs and open sides.

B-25G Mitchell Serial Number 42-64889
Pilot Wieland, crashed November 27, 1943

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May 22, 2017


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