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    Nateara Reef National Capital District (NCD) Papua New Guinea (PNG)

43rd BG c1943

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Justin Taylan 2004

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Justin Taylan 2005

Location
Nateara Reef is located to the south of Fairfax Harbor, Walter Bay and Joyce Bay, spanning from roughly east to west from Port Moresby to Pari village. On the western end is the Basilisk Passage, bordering the Sinavi Reef and Fishermans Island further to the west. Prewar, Basilisk Passage was marked with the Basilisk Light, marking the edge of the reef.

SS Pruth (Moresby Wreck)
Grounded January 1924. During WWII used for bombing and strafing practice, five aircraft lost attacking

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Last Updated
January 11, 2018

 

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