|Map of the Invasion of Mindoro
(Main map) Indicated is San Jose on the southwest corner of Mindoro Occidental on Mindoro Island bordering Mangarin Bay and Mindoro Strait. Indicated is Old San Jose Airfield, Elmore Field, Hill Drone and Atkinson Drome (San Jose Airfield, McGuire Airfield). The black arrows indicate the amphibious landing of U. S. Army soldiers from the 503rd 503d Parachute Regimental Combat Team (503rd Parachute RCT) at Green Beach and Blue Beach on each side of the Bugsanga River. Further south the 19th Regimental Combat Team (19th RCT) with Task Force Reserve landing at White Beach. The dotted line indicates the beachhead line outpost position as of December 15, 1944.
(Upper Inset) Operations on Midoro Island with U. S. landing dates indicated.
Credit: U. S. Army Date: December 15, 1944–January 31, 1945
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