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    Tarik Island (Totiw) Chuuk State (Truk) Federated States of Micronesia

Location
Lat 7°20'31.2" Long 151°46'55.19"  Tarik Island is located in the Parem Municipality at the center of Truk Lagoon in Chuuk State (Truk) in the Federated States of Micronesia. Also known as Totiw, Fuyo, Fuyō-shima, Teetiw, Hibiscus Island, Tadiu, Dadum, Rose Mallow Island, Totiu, Teetiu, Tardieu, Tatu, Tarik, Toronmurui. To the north is Param Island (Parem), to the east is Fefan Island. To the west is Tol Island.

Wartime History
Occupied by the Japanese for the duration of the Pacific War.

American missions against Tarik
May 25, 1945 (7th AF) thirty-two P-47s from Saipan strafe buildings on Tarik

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Last Updated
January 11, 2018

 

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