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    Borgen Bay West New Britain Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)

Location
Borgen Bay is located on the north coast of New Britain Island, to the the southeast of Cape Gloucester.

Wartime History
The 533rd Engineer Boat and Shore Regiment landed the 5th Marines at Borgen Bay on January 23, 1944.

P-38H "Porky II" Serial Number 42-66506
Lost on a escort mission over Cape Gloucester

Bristol Beaufighter Mark Ic Serial Number A19-33
Pilot Woodroffe MIA September 5, 1943

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Last Updated
January 11, 2018

 

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