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    Urika Island Gulf Province PNG

Lat 7° 47' 60S Long 145° 4' 0E. Urika Island is located off the southern coast of New Guinea along the Gulf of Papua at the mouth of the Urika River. Prewar, there was a mission station on Urika Island.

P-38F Lightning 42-12650
Pilot Morgan force landed July 16, 1943

P-39 Airacobra Serial Number ?
Pilot Burley force landing July 13, 1943

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019


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