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    Koepang (Kupang) Nusa Tenggara Timur | West Timor Indonesia

Location
Lat 10° 10' 0S Long 123° 34' 60E  Koepang is located on the south-western edge of Timor along Koepang Bay. Wartime spelling "Kupang".

Wartime History
At the start of the war, a Australian commandos landed at Koepang to aid the Dutch and defend Timor from the Japanese.

American missions against Koepang
May 17, 1942 - July 30, 1944

Koepang Airfield (Koepang Golf Course)
Wartime airfield, today a golf course

Koepang Seaplane Base
Wartime seaplane base, today a golf course

Koepang Cemetery
Commonwealth War Cemetery

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Last Updated
August 25, 2018

 

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