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The American-British-Dutch-Australian (ABDA) Command, or ABDACOM, was a short-lived, supreme command for all Allied forces in South East Asia, in early 1942, during the Pacific War in World War II.
Bayug Airfield is a World War II airfield located in the east of Burauen, Leyte, Philippines, and to the west of San Pablo Airfield, to the north of the Marabong River in the province of Leyte, Philippines.
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For other air fields, see Clark Field (disambiguation) Clark Air Base is a former United States Air Force base on Luzon Island in the Philippines, located 3 miles west of Angeles, about 40 miles northwest of Metro Manila.
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The Cold War was a state of political and military tension after World War II between powers in the Western Bloc (the United States, its NATO allies and others) and powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Soviet Union and its allies in the Warsaw Pact).
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The Dutch East Indies (or Netherlands East Indies; Nederlands-Indië; Hindia Belanda) was a Dutch colony that became modern Indonesia following World War II.
The was the historical Japanese nation-state that existed from the Meiji Restoration on January 3, 1868 to the enactment of the 1947 constitution of modern Japan.
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The Fifth Air Force (5 AF) is a numbered air force of the United States Air Force Pacific Air Forces (PACAF).
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Howard Knox Ramey (28 June 1896 – 26 March 1943) was a United States Army Air Forces general during World War II.
is a Japan Air Self-Defense Force base located in the city of Sayama, Saitama Prefecture, north of western Tokyo, Japan.
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Jacksons International Airport, also known as Port Moresby Airport, is located 5 miles (8 kilometres) outside Port Moresby, in Papua New Guinea.
Java (Indonesian: Jawa; Javanese: ꦗꦮ) is an island of Indonesia.
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Brigadier General Kenneth Newton Walker (17 July 1898 – 5 January 1943) was a United States Army aviator and a United States Army Air Forces general who exerted a significant influence on the development of airpower doctrine.
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Lae Nadzab Airport is a regional airport located at Nadzab outside of Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea along the Highlands Highway.
Leyte is an island in the Visayas group of the Philippines.
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Luzon is the largest and most populous island in the Philippines.
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The Medal of Honor is the United States of America's highest military honor, awarded for personal acts of valor above and beyond the call of duty.
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Mindoro is the seventh-largest island in the Philippines.
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Motobu Airfield is a World War II airfield on the Motobu Peninsula of Okinawa, near the East China Sea coast.
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is a city located in Yamagata Prefecture, Japan.
New Guinea (Papua or, historically, Irian) is a large Island in the South West Pacific region.
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is the southernmost prefecture of Japan.
Owi Airfield is a former World War II airfield located on Pulau Owi island in the Schouten Islands, Indonesia.
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The Philippines (Pilipinas), officially known as the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a sovereign island country in Southeast Asia situated in the western Pacific Ocean.
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The Philippines Campaign (Filipino:Labanan sa Pilipinas) or the Battle of the Philippines was the invasion of the Philippines by Japan in 1941–1942 and the defense of the islands by Filipino and United States forces.
(Tok Pisin: Pot Mosbi), also referred to as Moresby and Pom Town, is the capital and largest city of Papua New Guinea (PNG).
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RAAF Base Darwin is a Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) base located in the city of Darwin, Northern Territory.
RAAF Base Townsville (formerly RAAF Base Garbutt) is a Royal Australian Air Force base which houses a squadron of light transport aircraft, and is used for training purposes by combat aircraft.
Rabaul is a township in East New Britain province, on the island of New Britain, in the country of Papua New Guinea.
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For the airport in the United States, see San José International Airport San Jose Airport (Filipino: Paliparan ng San Jose), formerly known as McGuire Field, is an airport serving the general area of San Jose, Occidental Mindoro in the Philippines.
The Schouten Islands (Kepulauan Biak, also Biak Islands or Geelvink Islands) are an island group of Papua province, eastern Indonesia in the Cenderawasih Bay (or Geelvink Bay) 50 km off the north-western coast of the island of New Guinea.
The United States Army Air Forces (USAAF or AAF) were the military aviation service of the United States of America during and immediately after World War II, successor to the United States Army Air Corps and the direct predecessor of the United States Air Force.
During World War II, the United States Army Air Forces established a series of airfields in Australia for the collective defense of the country, as well as for conducting offensive operations against the Imperial Japanese Army and Navy.
World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.
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The 19th Operations Group (19 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 19th Airlift Wing, stationed at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas.
The 22d Operations Group (22 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 22d Air Refueling Wing.
The 27th Special Operations Group (27 SOG) is the flying component of the 27th Special Operations Wing, assigned to the Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC).
The 312th Aeronautical Systems Group (312 ASG) is a component of the United States Air Force 312th Aeronautical Systems Wing.
The 345th Bombardment Group is an inactive United States Air Force unit.
The 35th Operations Group (35 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 35th Fighter Wing.
The 380th Expeditionary Operations Group (380 EOG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 380th Air Expeditionary Wing.
The 38th Bombardment Group is an inactive unit of the United States Air Force.
The 3d Operations Group (3 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 3d Wing.
The 417th Bombardment Group is an inactive United States Army Air Forces unit.
The 43d Airlift Group is active duty airlift unit at Pope Field, North Carolina (formerly Pope AFB), and is part of Air Mobility Command (AMC) USAF Expeditionary Center.
The 49th Operations Group (49 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 49th Wing.
The 6th Air Intelligence is an inactive unit of the United States Air Force.
The 71st Operations Group (71 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 71st Flying Training Wing.
The 7th Operations Group is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 7th Bomb Wing, stationed at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas.
The 8th Operations Group (8 OG) is the operational flying component of the United States Air Force 8th Fighter Wing.
The 90th Operations Group (90 OG) is the operational component of the 90th Missile Wing of the United States Air Force.