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    Jaluit Atoll  Marshall Islands
Location
Lat 6° 0' 0N Long 169° 34' 60E. Jaluit Atoll is located in souhern the Marshall Islands. Includes Jaluit Island forming the southern corner with Jabor at the eastern end.

Wartime History
Jaluit Atoll was occupied by the Japanese until the end of the Pacific War. During September 1945 the official surrender of the Japanese garrison was signed aboard USS Thornhill DE-195.

American missions against Jaluit
February 1, 1942 - September 20, 1944

Jaluit Atoll
Jaluit Island  located at the southern tip of Jaluit Atoll includes Jabor at the northeastern tip.
Emiej (Imeji)  located at the eastern edge of Jaluit Atoll.
Aineman Island  small island connected by a causeway.
Imroij Island (Inroj)  located at the eastern center of Jaluit Atoll.

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Last Updated
February 9, 2019

 

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