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    Tern Island French Frigate Shoals | Hawaii United States

Largest island in the French Frigate Shoals.

Wartime History
Occupied by the US Navy during World War II.

The Coast Guard operated from Tern Island for years.

The island is occupied by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service only.

Tern Island Airfield
Island enlarged during the war for a single runway.

French Frigate Shoals

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019


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