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    Kerama Retto Seaplane Base Okinawa Prefecture Japan

Location
Kerama Retto Seaplane Base was located in the Kerama Anchorage between Zamani Island and Tokashiki Island in the Kerama Island Group (Kerama Islands) in Okinawa Prefecture in southern Japan.

Wartime History
On March 28, 1945 seaplane tenders began arriving in the the anchorage. Used by the US Navy for seaplane operations and as a Naval anchorage.

American units based at Kerama Retto (Kerama Anchorage)
USN VH-3 (PBM) air & sea rescue

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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