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    Sissano Lagoon West Sepik Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)
Location
Lat 3° 3' S Long 142° 5' E  Sissano Lagoon is located on the north coast of New Guinea. To the southeast is Aitape. Today located in the Aitape-Lumi District of West Sepik Province in Papua New Guinea (PNG). On July 17, 1998 an offshore earthquake generated a tsunami that hit 19km of coastline including the length of Sissano Lagoon.

B-24J Liberator Serial Number 42-100180
Pilot Barley ditched June 9, 1944, 4 rescued, 1 killed, 5 missing

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Last Updated
June 9, 2019

 

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