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    Madang Seaplane Base (Madang Harbor) Madang Province PNG
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AWM May 1941

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5th AF Dec 19, 1943

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RAN April 30, 1944

Located at Madang Harbor, across from the goverment jetty of Madang Town.

Wartime Usage
After the Allied liberation of Madang on April 24, 1944
Madang Harbor was used by Allied flyingboats as a landing area. During late 1944, RAAF 8 Communication Unit arrived from Goodenough and operated from Madang Harbor using a single flyingboat: Catalina A24-92.

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Last Updated
April 7, 2020


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