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    Dregerhaffen Harbor (Dreger Harbor) Morobe Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)
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US Army c1943

Location
Dregerhaffen Harbor and Dregerhaffen village are located south of Finschhafen (Finschafen). Known as "Dreger Harbor" by the Americans during World War II.

Dreger Harbor PT Boat Base (Dreger Haffen Harbor)
U. S. Navy (USN) PT Boat bases was established at this location at the end of November 1943. Used as the main PT Boat base New Guinea until June 15, 1944.

Ki-61-I Tony
Ditched off Dregerhaffen

References
AWM "Development of Finschafen as a base" F07478 cine footage of Finschafen c1944

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February 4, 2018

 

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