The Darmasiswa participants also have the opportunity to visit Tanjung Lesung and Morotai
to see and feel the beauty of Indonesia,' Handa added.
These destinations are Lake Toba (North Sumatra), Belitung (Babel), Tanjung Lesung (Banten), the Thousand Islands (DKI Jakarta), Borobudur (Central Java), Mount Bromo (East Java), Mandalika Lombok (NTB), Komodo Island (NTT), Wakatobi National Park (Southeast Sulawesi), and Morotai
The Allied liberation of Owi Island enabled the ferrets to move northward and rejoin the 63rd Bomb Squadron in early September, arriving in time to survey Morotai
and the Palaus before the allied landings.
Their long missions from bases in such places as Los Guadalcanal, Wake and Morotai
struck heavily defended targets throughout the Southwest Pacific, earning many awards and decorations, including a Presidential Unit Citation.
After spending time in hospital there, he was transferred by plane to the Australian base at Morotai
in the Halmahera Islands.
The squadron participated in the Battle of Leyte Gulf and in support of the landings on Guam, Palau, Morotai
Sail Raja Ampat is the sixth event of the Sail series, following Sail Bunaken in 2009, Sail Banda in 2010, Sail Wakatobi-Belitung in 2011, Sail Morotai
in 2012, and Sail Komodo in 2013.
As the Pacific conflict moved north into South-East Asia, radio services were extended to Borneo (9AF Labuan), Sabah (9AO Jesselton) and Morotai
Private Teruo Nakamura, a soldier from Taiwan, was found growing crops alone on the Indonesian island of Morotai
in December 1974.
Private Teruo Nakamura was found growing crops alone on the Indonesian island of Morotai
in December 1974.
Smith flew a total of 42 missions in the South Pacific, but the worst was when he was on his way back to base in Morotai
after leave in Australia.
He trained as a liaison pilot and flew missions in Guadalcanal, New Guinea, and Morotai