Borgen Bay is located on the north coast of New Britain to the the southeast of Cape Gloucester in West New Britain Province in Papua New Guinea.
Occupied by the Japanese. Between early September 1943 until late January 1944 attacked by Allied bombers and fighters. On January 23,
1944 the 533rd Engineer Boat
and Shore Regiment (533rd EBSR) landed the 5th Marines at Borgen Bay.
Allied missions against Borgen Bay
September 5, 1943 – January 20, 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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April 28, 2018