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    Larat Island (Pulau Larat) Tanimbar Islands | Maluku Province Indonesia
Larat Island is located in the Tanimbar Island Group (Tanimbar Islands). To the southwest is Yamdena (Jamdena). Prewar and during the Pacific War part of the Netherlands East Indies (NEI). Today located in the Western Southeast Maluku Regency in Maluku Province (Provinsi Maluku) of Indonesia. In Indonesian known as Pulau Larat.

Larat Airport
Lat 7° 7' 42S 131° 46' 2E  Larat Airport is located at 108' above sea level on the nothwestern of Larat Island. Airport code: ICAO: WAPO.

B-25D Mitchell Serial Number N5-169
Pilot de la Porte crashed August 24, 1944 on the beach at Watedol near Larat Island

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Last Updated
February 22, 2020


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