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    Kupwuriso Ponape State Federated States of Micronesia

Location
Kupwuriso is a mountain range with an elevation of roughly 2,500' located southeast of Kolonia (Colonia) in the center of Pohnpei (Ponape). Also known as "Kupwuriso Mountain" or "Kupwuriso Hill".

Wartime
Occupied by the Japanese. During the war, they emplaced two 6" guns at this location.

6" Naval Gun (No. 1)
Emplaced in a concrete emplacement

6" Naval Gun (No. 2)
Emplaced in a concrete emplacement

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Last Updated
August 25, 2018

 

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