Pinapel Island is the second largest island in Green Island Atoll.
To the southeast are Belil Island, Sirot Island and Nissan Island which are roughly a half mile away.
After the Allied amphibous landing on Nissan Island on February 15, 1944 ii is possible some of defending Japanese fled the island and managed to reach Pinapel. This island
was never occupied by the Allies.
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January 11, 2018