PlaceIwakuni, 32 kilometres south-west of Hiroshima on Japan’s main island of Honshu, was the RAAF’s headquarters for its squadrons in Japan as part of the occupation force. During the Korean War the RAAF’...
PlaceA line of latitude that marks the divide between North and South Korea.
Place"MiG Alley" was the nickname given the area between Chongchon Valley and Yalu River, on the Manchuria/Korea frontier. The area was a focus to intercept Chinese MiG fighters, who were based at a Chines...
CountryDivided into North Korea and South Korea after the Second World War. Consider also names of bases in Japan used during Korean War, eg. Iwakuni, Kure
RegionBritish North Borneo was the site of the last operation conducted by the 9th Australian Division during the Second World War. The ultimate objective of the operation, codenamed OBOE 6, was the liberat...
IslandMorotai was an island in the Halmahera group of the Dutch East Indies (present-day Indonesia) that was a key staging point and airbase for American operations in the Phillipines and Australian operati...