Numa Numa village is located on eastern Bougainville Island.
Developed into a base by the Japanese. Australian Army maintained pressure on the Numa Numa Trail until finally by July 1945 patrols were reaching the coast at Numa Numa to harassed the Japanese rear areas, but the Japanese maintained control of the village until surrender.
American missions against Numa Numa
May 31, 1943 - May 17, 1944
Numa Numa Trail
Trail that ran from Numa Numa in the east, over the central mountains of Bougainville to Torokina on the western side of the island.
Australian Army Campaigns in New Guinea: Bougainville
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May 12, 2013