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    Bomana National Capital District (NCD) Papua New Guinea (PNG)
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USAAF c1942

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Justin Taylan 2003
Location
Lat 9° 23' 19S Long 147° 13' 22E  Bomana is located at an elevation of roughly 830' / 252m above sea level inland from the southern coast of New Guinea. Roughly 12 miles to the south is Port Moresby. Prewar and during World War II located in the Territory of Papua. Today located in the National Capital District (NCD) of Papua New Guinea (PNG).

12 Mile Drome (Berry Drome)
Built during 1942 and used as a fighter airstrip until 1943

B-26 "Diana's Demon" 40-1495
Pilot Seffern crashed January 10, 1943 during take off on the Bomana side of the Laloki River.

Bomana War Cemetery (Port Moresby War Cemetery)
Commonwealth cemetery

Bomana Japanese War Cemetery
Japanese cemetery near Bomana closed postwar

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Last Updated
September 12, 2020

 

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