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    Garua Island West New Britain Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)

Location
Garua Island is located to the east of Talasea Peninsula in Garua Bay. Prewar Garua Plantation was established on the island growing coconut palns for copra.

Wartime History
On March 9, 1944 occupied by the U. S. Marine Corps (USMC).

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

Map
Map USMC
March 6-11, 1944
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