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    Rendova PT Boat Base (Bau Island) Western Province Solomon Islands

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USN 1944

Rendova PT Boat Base was located in a cove on Bau Island inside Rendova Harbor off Rendova Island.

Wartime History
During October 1943, developed into a PT Boat base by the US Navy 20th Battalion Seabees, who improved docking facilities and built a camp area and warehouses. During March 1944, the 73rd Battalion Seabees added an engine warehouse, additional roads and fuel lines.

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May 22, 2017


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