December 30, 1941
Today in World War II Pacific History
Day by day chronology
Tuesday, 30 December 1941
Borneo: Fifteen days of fighting on Borneo ends with the Japanese in
control of the island and heavy Allied losses.
Alaska: The 11th Pursuit Squadron (Interceptor),
Western Theater of Operations, US Army, arrives at Elmendorf Field with 25 P-40's.
FEAF: Headquarters 19th Bombardment
Group (19th BG) and the air echelon of it's 28th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy)
transfer from Batchelor Field to Singosari with B-17's. The ground echelon of the 28th is on Luzon and Mindanao.
The air echelon of the 14th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy), 7th Bombardment
Group (Heavy), transfers from Batchelor Field to Singosari with B-17's. The
ground echelon is on Luzon.
H6K Emily flying boats bomb Babo Airfield and Babo leaving three dead and 14 wounded.
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