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    Chuuk State (Truk)  Federated States of Micronesia

Location
Chuuk State (Truk) is located in the Federated States of Micronesia surrounded by the Pacific Ocean. Also known as the State of Chuuk. Borders Yap State to the west and Pohnpei State to the east.

Truk Atoll
Truk (Chuuk)  includes eleven major islands and many smaller islets.
Truk Lagoon (Chuuk Lagoon)  large anchorage forty mile wide surrounded by coral reef used by the Japanese.
Truk Harbor  inner anchorage bordering Dublon Island, Eten Island, Uman Island and Fefan Island.
Reef Islands  located at the center of Truk Lagoon.
South Pass (South Passage)  located at the southern entrance to Truk Lagoon.
Faichuk Islands
Tol Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.

Polle Island  located in Truk Lagoon
Pata Island  located in Truk Lagoon
Ulalu Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses and RDF station.
Udot Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Ollan Island (Onnang)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Nomoneas Islands
Moen Island (Weno)  located near the center of Truk Lagoon with two airfields and seaplane base.
Moen No. 1 Airfield (Moen 1, Harushma, Chuuk Airport)  located at the northwestern tip of Moen Island.
Moen No. 2 Airfield (Moen 2)  located at the southwestern corner of Moen Island.
Moen Seaplane Base  located at the southwestern corner of Moen Island.

Dublon Island (Tonoas, Tonowas)  large island in Truk Lagoon with seaplane base and defenses.
Dublon Seaplane Base  located on Dublon Island using Truk Lagoon as an operating area.
Fefan Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Eten Island (Etan, Etten)  located in Truk Lagoon includes Eten Airfield.
Eten Airfield  located on Eten Island in Truk Lagoon.
Uman Island  large island in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Param Island (Parem)  located in Truk Lagoon with Param Airfield.
Param Airfield  located on Param Island in Truk Lagoon.
Tarik Island (Totiw)  located to the south of Param in Truk Lagoon.
Eniganimu Island (Eni Kanibu)  located on the northeast side of Truk Lagoon with gun emplacements.
Mesegon Island (Megeson)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Megeson Airfield (Megeson)  under construction during 1944, never completed.
Otta Island (Ocha)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Faleu Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Northeast Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Eot Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Yawata Island (Yawata Shima)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defense.
Mor Island (Moch)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Salat Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Tonelik Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Mortlock Island Group (Nomoi Islands)
Mortlock Island Group (Nomoi Islands)  small atoll located roughly 160 miles southeast of Truk.
Satawan Island (Satowan)  located in the Mortlock Island Group.
Hall Islands
Hall Islands  located to the north of Truk Lagoon.
Polowat Atoll
Polowat Atoll (Puluwat)  located to the west of Truk Lagoon.
Alet Atoll
Alet Atoll  located in the Polowat municipality to the west of Truk Lagoon.
Alet Island (Alei)  located to the west of Truk Lagoon.
Alet Airfield  located on Alet Island.

 

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