Falalop Island located at the eastern edge of Ulithi Atoll in Yap State in the Federated States of Micronesia.
First occupied by the Japanese, who built the
airfield and a seaplane base on the island. During the war, the Japanese
had all local inhabitants leave Falalop. They abandoned the base prior to the American liberation.
Falalop Airfield (Ulithi Airfield)
American built airfield
Falalop Seaplane Base
American built seaplane base
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February 4, 2018