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    Logui Morobe Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)

Lat 7° 4' 0S Long 147° 3' 0E  Logui village borders the Francisco River to the south. To the northeast is Salamaua and the north coast of New Guinea.

Wartime History
Liberated by the Australian 5 Division, 42nd Infantry cross the Francisco River to Salamaua Airfield on September 11 , 1943.

American missions against Salamaua, Salamaua Airfield and Logui
March 10, 1942 - September 12, 1943

Salamaua Airfield (Logui Strip No. 2, Logui #2)
Prewar Australian built airfield, upgraded by the Japanese. Disused today

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019


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