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    Boram Bay Wewak District | East Sepik Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)
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USAAF Oct 1943

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43rd BG c1944

Location
Boram Bay is located
to the east of Boram (Cape Boram) and the north coast of New Guinea. Borders Boram Airfield to the south and Wewak to the east.

Borneo Maru Class Shipwreck
Located offshore of Boram was the hulk of "Borneo Maru Class" freighter of roughly 5,864 tons, reportedly sunk on September 2, 1943, likely Nagato Maru. It is unclear what happened to this wreck, most likely it was scrapped or otherwise removed.

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Last Updated
August 25, 2018

 

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