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Ivan Bohura - Oral History interview recorded on 3 July 2014 at Kovelo, Northern Province, PNG

posted on 2023-03-27, 23:11 authored by Javith Lowland Abavu
Mr Ivan Bohura tells the story of his father, Mealo Iluvi and his uncle Kesia who worked as a carriers for the Australians during the Kokoda Campaign. Mr Bohura also speaks about the Lost Battlefield.

PNG Voices from the War is supported through the Papua New Guinea-Australia Decentralisation and Citizen Participation Partnership. The content is owned by the PNG National Museum and Art Gallery, and hosted by Deakin University.

Visit the Voices from the War website - - to access all the interviews and to learn more about the impact of World War 2 on Papua New Guinea.



Deakin University

Place of publication

Geelong, Victoria

Open access

  • Yes

Material type



1 x WAV (00:18:06:30 hours); 1 x MP3; 1 x PDF; 1 x JPG


Bohura, Ivan