Pacific Wrecks
Pacific Wrecks    
  Missing In Action (MIA) Prisoners Of War (POW) Unexploded Ordnance (UXO)  
Chronology Locations Aircraft Ships Submit Info How You Can Help Donate
 
    Mbanga Island (Baanga, Baga) Western Province Solomon Islands

Location
Latitude: -8.283333 Longitude: 157.216660  Mbanga Island is located to the northwest of Munda Point on New Georgia. Also known as Baanga Island.

Wartime History
During August 1943, Japanese artillery on Mbanga Island shelled Munda Airfield area until silenced on August 19, 1943.

Contribute Information
Do you have photos or additional information to add?

Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

  Discussion Forum Daily Updates Reviews Museums Interviews & Oral Histories  
 
Pacific Wrecks Inc. All rights reserved.
Donate Now Facebook Twitter YouTube Google Plus Instagram