Lat 5° 34' 56S Long 148° 19' 55E Sag Sag is located on the coast of New Britain. Prewar, an Episcopal mission
was established at this location.
During 1943, used by the Japanese as a staging point between bases on New Britain and New Guinea. Barges would hide at this location during daylight hours before crossing to New Guinea at night.
Rusting hull of a German era shipwreck
Sag Sag Agulupella Trail
trail ran east-west from Sag Sag to Agulupella and Natamo
the discovery of the trail, a composite company from the United States Marine Corps (USMC)
7th Marines commanded by Captain Parish landed at Sag Sag, and advanced
inland along the track.
Ki-46-II Dinah Manufacture Number 2485
Force landed early January 1943
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January 11, 2018