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    Dinagat Island Dinagat Islands Province Philippines
Dinagat Island is located in the Dinagat Islands of Dinagat Islands Province in the Caraga (Region XIII) of the Philippines. Borders Leyte Gulf to the north, Surigao Strait to the west and beyond Leyte and the Dinagat Sound to the east.

Wartime History
On October 17, 1944 the U. S. Army 6th Ranger Battalion landed at the northern tip of Dinagat Island.

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Last Updated
March 2, 2020


Oct 20, 1944
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