A-20 Havoc aircraft of US V Bombing Command targeting Japanese airfield of Ki-48 bombers, at Hollandia, New Guinea, 1942

Caption   A-20 Havoc aircraft of US V Bombing Command targeting Japanese airfield of Ki-48 bombers, at Hollandia, New Guinea, 1942 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Army
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A-20 Havoc   Main article  Photos  
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Photos at Same Place Hollandia, Dutch New Guinea, Dutch East Indies
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 5 Jan 2011

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1. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
21 Dec 2010 09:27:10 PM

Kawasaki Ki-48 bombers were US code named “Lily”.
2. Edward says:
25 Feb 2011 09:08:38 PM

The year is 1944 not 1942
3. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
1 Apr 2011 08:56:05 PM

Douglas A-20 Havoc dropping "parafrag bombs"
over Japanese airstrip.

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WW2-Era Place Name Hollandia, Dutch New Guinea, Dutch East Indies
Lat/Long -2.5769, 140.5161

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