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    Gabu (Gabo, Pias) Ilocos Norte Province | Luzon Philippines
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US Army July 25, 1946
Location
Lat 18° 11' 14N Long 120° 31' 34E  Gabu is located at an elevation of 59' / 17m above sea level on the western coast of Ilocos Norte Province on Luzon in the Philippines. Also known as Gabo or Pias. To the northeast is the Laoag River and beyond Laoag. To the south is Gaang (Gan, Gaan-Victoria, Currimao). Borders the South China Sea to the west.

Laoag Airfield (Gabu)
Prewar airfield occupied by the Japanese, liberated in in 1945 and used by Americans.

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February 13, 2020

 

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