is located inside Madang Harbor off Madang. Today located in Madang Province in Papua New Guinea (PNG). Today located in Madang Province in Papua New Guinea (PNG).
During early January 1943 occupied by the
Japanese Army. During late April 1944 the Australian Army occupied the area including Kranket Island.
During 1944, American Graves Registration Service (AGRS) established their headquarters on Kranket Island were American remains recovered from the area were processed and identified before being transported to cemeteries for burial.
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October 23, 2019