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American missions against Sarmi
April 21, 1944–November 5, 1944

April 22, 1944
(USN) Task Force 58 (TF 58) SB2C Helldivers attack a 2000 ton AK at anchor off Sarmi Point. 6 bombs were dropped and 3 were very close on the second pass the AK was settling by the stern and verified sunk by other Navy aircraft in the area. Reference: Dauntless Helldivers by Harold Buell page 269.

May 15, 1944
(5th AF) B-24s and B-25s attack Sarmi.

May 17, 1944
(5th AF) B-24s and B-25s hit targets in the general vicinity of Sarmi.

May 28, 1944
(5th AF) A-20s supporting ground forces in heavy fighting in the Sarmi area, hit positions with minimum-level strikes.

May 29, 1944
(5th AF) In the Sarmi battle zone B-25s and P-40s hit forces in the Mount Saskin area.

May 30, 1944
(5th AF) In Sarmi battle area, B-25s bomb and strafe the shoreline from the NW of Sawar to Sarmi Point.

May 31, 1944
(5th AF) P-47s and B-25s pound villages, barges, and gun positions in the Sarmi battle area.

June 3, 1944
(5th AF) P-47s and P-40s hit supplies and fuel dumps in the Sarmi and Orai River areas, and hideouts and occupied areas along the coast.

June 8, 1944
(5th AF) P-40s hit supply areas and villages in the vicinity of Sarmi.

June 13, 1944
(5th AF) P-47s bomb a bridge over the Orai River and fuel dumps near Sarmi.

June 22, 1944
(5th AF) B-25s, A-20s, and P-47s hit villages in the Sarmi area.

June 26, 1944
(5th AF) P-38s, P-47s, A-20s, A-26s, B-24s, and B-25s attack targets near Sarmi.

July 11, 1944
(FEAF) A-20s, B-25s, and fighter-bombers support ground forces in the Sarmi-Sawar.

July 19, 1944
(FEAF) Fighter-bombers hit stores, gun positions, and targets of opportunity along the Dandriwad River and support Allied ground forces in the Sarmi-Sawar sector.

July 20, 1944
(FEAF) A-20s support Allied ground forces in the Sarmi sector.

August 6, 1944
(FEAF) B-25s and fighters, though restricted by the weather, support ground operations near Sarmi.

August 12, 1944
(FEAF) A-20s and P-47s hit forces and targets of opportunity in the Sarmi area and along the Metimedan River.

August 13, 1944
(FEAF) P-47s and P-39s support ground forces at Sarmi.

August 18, 1944
(FEAF) A-20s pound troops and a storage area at Suain and hit defensive lines near Sarmi.

August 19, 1944
(FEAF) A-20s operating in force in support of ground troops pound targets in the Sawar-Sarmi sector.

August 21, 1944
(FEAF) A-20s and fighter-bombers hit supply dumps in the Sawar-Sarmi sector.

August 26, 1944
(FEAF) A-20s in close ground support hit troop concentrations in the Sarmi sector.

October 5, 1944
(FEAF) A-20s blast Japanese bivouacs and supply areas near Sarmi.

October 10, 1944
(FEAF) A-20s hit the Sarmi area.

October 11, 1944
(FEAF) A-20s attack Sarmi troop concentrations.

October 12, 1944
(FEAF) A-20s bomb pillboxes in the Sarmi area.

October 25, 1944
(FEAF) A-20s pound supply and fuel dumps in the Sarmi area.

November 5, 1944
(FEAF) Almost 50 A-20s, supporting ground forces, blast installations in Sarmi area.

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