Lat 5° 54' 56S Long 155° 17' 31E Tenakau is located
on the eastern coast of Bougainville Island. Also known as "Tenekow". On wartime maps, also spelled "Tenekai" or
"Tenekau". Today, located in Central Bougainville District in the Autonomous Region of Bougainville (AROB) in Papua New Guinea (PNG).
American missions against Tenakau
December 1 - 20, 1943
Tenakau Airfield (Tenekow)
Built by the Japanese as an airfield also known as Tenekai or Tenekau.
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June 15, 2019