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    Gatukai Island Western Province Solomon Islands

Location
Lat 8° 46' 0S Long 158° 10' 60E  Gatukai Island is located to the southeast of New Gerogia.

Sombiro (Sombiro Loka)
Lat 8° 43' 60S Long 158° 11' 60E  Sombiro village (Sombiro Loka) is located on eastern coast of Gatukai Island.

Marovo Lagoon
Large lagoon located between New Gerogia and Gatukai

B-24D "Bundles For Japan" 41-23965
Pilot Newman crashed February 16, 1943

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August 5, 2017

 

 

 

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