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    Johore Strait Johor (Johore) Malaysia

USN June 1, 1945
Location
Johore Strait seporates Singapore to the south and the southern end of the Malayan Peninsula to the north and connects to the Singapore Strait to the east. Borders Johor (Johore). Prewar, the Johore Causeway with a railroad line connected the mainland to Singapore. At the eastern end is Ubin Island (Pulau Ubin) and Ketam Island (Pulau Ketam).

Wartime History
During the Japanese occupation, used by the Japanese transports and warships. During the night of February 27-28, 1945 10 B-29s mine the Johore Strait.

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November 24, 2018

 

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