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Map of Truk (Chuuk) and Truk Lagoon
Indicated are the main islands of Moen Island (Weno), Dublon Island, Eten Island (Etten), Fefan Island, Tsis Island (Siis), Uman Island, Param Island (Parem), Tarik Island (Totiw), Udot Island, Eot Island, Eiol Island, Ulalu Island and Tol Island.
Entrances into Truk Lagoon including North Pass, North East Pass (Mochenap), Salat Pass, Wilger Pass, Otta Pass, Aualap Pass, Ulifauro Pass (South Pass), Aualap Pass. Piaanu Pass, Taualap Pass.
North reef islands: Pis Island (Piis), Tonelik Island, Rurk Island, Lap Island, Atanenkobwa Island, Lamoil Island, Falalu Island and Holap Island.
Inner lagoon islands: Aga Island, Falas Island, Fonamer Island, Fanuet Island, Schetan Island, Falo Island, Fanuela Island, Buet Island, Sand Island.
Indicated are outer reef islands: Fourup Island, Faleu Island, Torres Island, Alanseiru Island, Fanueranu Island, Edet Island, Piseia Island, Bernard Island, Ole Island, Onamue Island.
South reef islands: Otta Island (Ocha), Mesegon Island (Megeson), Uijoc Island, Udidan Island and Fanan Island.
To the southeast is Kuop Islands (Neoch Islands) including Givry Island, Hacq Island, Lauvergne Island and South Island.
Annotated is "A/P #44-40566 was last sighted at 7° N. 151° 40' E" the loss of B-24J 44-40566 Missing In Action (MIA) June 17, 1944 south of Truk Lagoon.
Credit: JICPOA February 4, 1944 via MACR 7013 page 17  Date: July 17, 1944

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