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    Central Province  Solomon Islands

Location
Central Province encompasses Florida Island Group, Russell Island Group and Rennell Island Group and Savo Island. Central Province borders Iron Bottom Sound and Guadalcanal Province to the south.

 Naval battles during Guadalcanal campaign
Tulagi
 Island
 Island north of Guadalcanal, Seaplane base
 Located on the northeastern coast, PT-Boat Base
 Island north of Guadalcanal, Seaplane base
 Anchorage off Tulagi
  Small island off Tulagi developed into PT Boat base
Florida
 Island Group
 Largest island in the Florida Island Group
 Bay located on the south central coast of Florida Island
 US Navy base on peninsula on southern Florida
 Large island to the southeast
 Liberated by USMC 1st Paratroopers
 Small island connected via causeway to Gavutu
 Small island to the northeast of Tanambogo
 Located between Gavutu, Tanambogo, Palm and Florida Islands
 Island to the north west of the Florida Island
 Island north-west of Nggela Sule
Savo
 Island
Circular island to the north of Guadalcanal
 Island Group
 Island to the NW of Guadalcanal with airstrip
 Island to the north of Pavuvu
 Island east of Pavuvu with airstrips
 Small island to the NW of Guadalcanal
Rennell
 Island Group
 Islands south of Guadalcanal
Located to the south of Rennel, 'Torpedo Alley'

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Last Updated
May 22, 2017

 

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