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    Dugau East Sepik Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)

Location
Dugau village is located
on the coast of New Guinea in East Sepik Province in Papua New Guinea. Immediately to the west is Dagua and Dagua Airfield.

Wartime History
This village was part of the Dagua airfield complex, likely including areas were aircraft were repaired and dispersed.
During 1944, two Allied aircraft crashed near this location.

A-20G "Sweet Milk" Serial Number 43-9113
Pilot Keeton crashed May 15, 1944

B-25D "Tin Liz" Serial Number 41-30074
Pilot Wichmann crashed May 21, 1944

 

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Last Updated
August 25, 2018

 

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