4 March 1942

Japanese air raid number 5 on Moresby, around 2.15pm 15 Jap bombers & 3 fighters line up and fly straight in to bomb 7-Mile Aerodrome, dropping about 55 bombs in 39 Bn area alone.

Although the bombs were 250 & 500 lbs each, inaccuracy meant they cause no casualties and only superficial damage.