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    Konedobu (Kanedabu) National Capital District (NCD) Papua New Guinea (PNG)
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Justin Taylan 2007

Location
Lat 9° 28' 4S Long 147° 8' 54E  Located to the north of Port Moresby (Town) bordering Fairfax Harbor.

Wartime History
During the war, the Konedobu area was an Australian camp and hospital area known as "Konedobu Camp". The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) had a hospital and camp area at Konedobu.

Port Moresby Yacht Club
A mast from the MV MacDhui recovered, and erected opposite the club in 1971. Prior to WWII, this location was also just west of the Flying Boat Base. This base was also used during WWII by flying boats.

Burns Peak
Peak located in this area, a road cut was made into this feature to allow for the modern freeway to be built.

B-24J Liberator Serial Number 42-100205
Pilot Waurie crashed March 12, 1944

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Last Updated
August 25, 2018

 

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