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    Rendova PT Boat Base (Bau Island) Western Province Solomon Islands

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1988 via Rocker

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1944

Location
Located on Bau Island inside a cove inside Rendova Harbor.

Wartime History
During October 1943, developed into a PT Boat base by the US Navy 20th Battalion Seabees, who improved docking facilities and built a camp area and warehouses.

In March 1944, the 73rd Battalion Seabees added an engine warehouse, additional roads and fuel lines.

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August 27, 2014

 

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