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    Hokkaidō (北海道) Hokkaido Prefecture Japan

Location
Lat 43° N Long 142° E  Hokkaido Island is located in Hokkaido Prefecture. To the south is Tsugaru Strait and Honshū. To the north is La Pérouse Strait (Laperouse Strait).

Sapporo
Located on the northern shore of Hokkaido

Mount Nisekoannupuri
Volcano with an elevation of 1,308 meters

USS Albacore (SS-218)
On November 7, 1944 probably struck a mine off northern Hokkaido

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Last Updated
February 27, 2018

 

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