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    Chapuru (Tsapuru, Sapuru) Guadalcanal Solomon Islands

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USN c1943

Location
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.

PT-43
Damaged on January 2, 1943 scuttled by HMNZ corvette

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May 3, 2016

 

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