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    Chimu Airfield Okinawa Prefecture Japan
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USMC May 1945
Location
Chimu Airfield is located near Chimu on the eastern coast of Okinawa Island in Okinawa Prefecture in Japan. Also known as Chimu Field.

Construction
During 1945, built by the U. S. Navy (USN) as a single runway measuring 5,000' x 300'.

The control tower was situated on a high bluff overlooking the runway.

Wartime History
Used by the U. S. Marine Corps (USMC) as a fighter airfield used by Marine Air Wing 2 (MAW-2) and Marine Air Group 22 (MAG-22) and Marine Air Group 31 (MAG-31).

Today
Disused today.

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019

 

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Dec 31, 1945
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