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    Iwaia (Iwai'ia, Iwaia Mission, Iwai'ia) Oro Province Papua New Guinea

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Lat 8° 9' 0S Long 148° 7' 60E  Iwaia is located on the northern coast of New Guinea to the northwest of Buna and southeast of Lae and Cape Ward Hunt. Prewar, a mission was established at this location.

A6M2 Model 21 Zero Tail V-???
Pilot Komori ditched May 29, 1942 pilot survived, located the next day ina village an killed resisting capture


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Last Updated
August 25, 2018

 

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