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    Chapuru (Tsapuru, Sapuru) Guadalcanal Solomon Islands

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USN c1943

Lat 9° 15' 0S Long 159° 43' 0E Chapuru village is located on the north coast of Guadalcanal near Cape Esperence.

Wartime History
Occupied by the Japanese until early February 1943.

Damaged on January 2, 1943 scuttled by HMNZ corvette

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Last Updated
May 3, 2016


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