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12 Apr 1942

Dutch East Indies
12 Mar 1944

Dutch East Indies
  • PBY Catalina aircraft attacked a Japanese convoy en route to Hollandia, Dutch New Guinea and sunk the motor sailboat Hosho Maru. ww2dbase [New Guinea | HM]
28 Mar 1944

Dutch East Indies
  • Gato-class submarine USS Silversides torpedoed and sank Japanese landing ship Kairyu Maru as it entered Manokwari harbor, New Guinea. ww2dbase [Silversides | Manokwari, New Guinea | DS]
22 Apr 1944

Photo(s) dated 22 Apr 1944
United States Army General Douglas MacArthur walking to the flag bridge on USS Nashville to observe landing operations at Hollandia in Humboldt Bay, New Guinea, 22 Apr 1944.
30 Apr 1944

Dutch East Indies
  • The resupply convoy escorted by USS Nicholas arrived at Hollandia, New Guinea. Nicholas departed almost immediately escorting transport ships during their withdrawal. ww2dbase [Nicholas | Hollandia, New Guinea | DS]
27 May 1944

Dutch East Indies
3 Jul 1944

Photo(s) dated 3 Jul 1944
United States Army paratroopers landing on the Kamiri airstrip on Noemfoor Island off New Guinea, 3 Jul 1944. Note B-17 fortress patrolling high overhead.
12 Sep 1944

Dutch East Indies
16 Oct 1944

Dutch East Indies
20 Oct 1944

Dutch East Indies
25 Oct 1944

Dutch East Indies
4 Nov 1944

Dutch East Indies
9 Nov 1944

Dutch East Indies
  • Destroyer USS Shaw departed Humboldt Bay, Hollandia (now Jayapura), New Guinea bound for Biak Island, New Guinea. ww2dbase [Shaw | Hollandia, New Guinea | DS]
10 Nov 1944

Dutch East Indies
15 Nov 1944

Dutch East Indies
13 Dec 1944

Dutch East Indies

Timeline Section Founder: Thomas Houlihan
Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
Special Thanks: Rory Curtis




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