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    Keelung 基隆市 (Jilong, Kirun, Kiirun, Kīrun)  Taiwan (Formosa)

Location
Lat 25° 7' 42N Long 121° 44' 31E  Keelung is located at the northern tip of Formosa (Taiwan). During the Japanese colonial era between 1895–1945 known as Kīrun (also spelled Kirun or Kiirun). Also known as Keelung City or Jilong. Borders Keelung Harbor (Kirun Harbor).

Wartime History
During World War II, used by the Japanese as an anchorage for the duration of the Pacific War.

American missions against Kirun (Keelung)
October 12, 1944–June 19, 1945

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Last Updated
October 16, 2018

 

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