Taleba Bay

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Taleba Bay is a bay on the south western coast of Goodenough Island. The bay was the site of the landing of 120 troops of the Australian Army's 2/12th Infantry Battalion led by Major Keith Gatewood on 22 October 1942 as part of the Battle of Goodenough Island.[1]


  1. ^ McCarthy 1959, pp. 347–349.


Coordinates: 9°27′S 150°14′E / 9.450°S 150.233°E / -9.450; 150.233