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    Rendova Harbor (Rendova Lagoon) Western Province Solomon Islands

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Solomon Airlines 1998

Location
Lat 8° 31' 60S Long 157° 19' 60E  Located off Rendova Island, south of Munda. The harbor contains several small islands. Offshore are Lumbaria Island and Bau Island.

Wartime History
Site of the Allied landing on Rendova, in support of the New Georgia campaign
and reduction of Munda.

SBD-4 Dauntless Bureau Number 10348
Shot down July 23, 1943 by anti-aircraft fire Munda, ditched, rescued

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June 28, 2017

 

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