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    Chuuk State (Truk)  Federated States of Micronesia

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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 Islands (Chuuk Islands)  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.
Faichuk Islands (Shichiyo)
Tol Island  large island in western Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Pata Island (Paata)  northwest portion of Tol Island inside Truk Lagoon
Polle Island  southwest portion of Tol Island inside Truk Lagoon
Ulalu Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses and RDF station.
Ollan Island (Onnang)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Onamuel Island  located in Truk Lagoon to the west of Tol.
South Pass (South Passage)  located at the southern entrance to Truk Lagoon.
Nomwisofo Islands
Eot Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Eiol Island  located between Udot Island and west of Param Island.
Fala-Beguets Island (Fanapanges, Fal-Beguets, Fala)  located to the east of Tol Island.
Romanum Island
Udot Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Northern Nomoneas Islands (North Shiki)
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.
Fono Island (Fano)
Pis-Paneu Island
Nomoneas Islands (Shiki)

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 (North East Island)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Eot Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Eiol Island  located in Truk Lagoon
Yawata Island (Yawata Shima)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defense.
Mor Island (Moch)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Salat Island (Sanat)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Tonelik Island (Pisemew Ne Shima, Ko Shima)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Southern Nomoneas Islands (South Shiki)
Fefan Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Param Island (Parem)  located in Truk Lagoon with Param Airfield.
Tarik Island (Totiw)  located to the south of Param in Truk Lagoon.
Dublon Island (Tonoas, Tonowas)  large island in Truk Lagoon with seaplane base and defenses.
Tsis Island  small island to the south of Fefan Island.
Eten Island (Etan, Etten)  located in Truk Lagoon includes Eten Airfield.
Uman Island  large island in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Inner lagoon Islands
Aga Island
Falas Island 
Fonamer Island
Fanuet Island
Schetan Island
Falo Island (Fano)  located in the center of Truk Lagoon north of Moen Island.
Fanuela Island
Buet Island
Sand Island
Northern Reef Islands
North Pass (Northern Pass)  located at the northern edge of Truk Lagoon
Pis Island (Piis)  located at the northern edge of Truk Lagoon
Tonelik Island  located at the northern edge of Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Northeast Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Eastern Reef Islands
North East Pass (Northeastern Pass)
Mor Island (Moch)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Eniganimu Island (Eni Kanibu)  located on the northeast side of Truk Lagoon with gun emplacements.
Southern Reef Islands
Otta Island (Ocha)  located at the southern edge of Truk Lagoon.
Mesegon Island (Megeson)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses, Megeson Airfield never completed.
Faleu Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Salat Island  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defenses.
Western Reef Islands
Taualap Passage
Piaanu Pass (Pianu Pass)
  located at the western end of Truk Lagoon
Yawata Island (Yawata Shima)  located in Truk Lagoon with wartime defense.
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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