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    Cape Croisilles Madang Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)

Lat 4 51' S Long 145 48' E  Cape Croisilles is located four miles north of Alexishafen on the North Coast Road.

Wartime History
During 1943, occupied by the Japanese Army. This location was along the barge route for traffic from Hansa Bay southward to Alexishafen and Madang. At the end of April 1944, liberated by the Australian Army.

American missions against Cape Croisilles
April 10, 1943 - April 29, 1944

FS-172 (aka USS Boston, Boston)
Sunk July 1946

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Last Updated
August 25, 2018


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