11° 24' 0N Long 162° 22' 60E Located to the north-east of Eniwetok Atoll. Code named
"Heartstrings" by the Americans.
Occupied by the Japanese. On February 22, 1944 US Marines capture Parry Island,
the last Japanese held island in the Marshall Islands. Afterwards, the island was developed by the Americans. The Japanese built pier was improved
by Americans and used. At the end of the war, it was developed
into a recreation area for 35,000 men.
Parry Island Seaplane Base
Used by the Japanese, expanded by the Americans
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August 25, 2018