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Wake Island

A Magnificent Fight: Marines in the Battle for Wake Island

Lengthy account with images about the marines in the battle for the Wake island.

Pacific Wrecks: Wake Island

Offers a profile of the atoll during World War II as well as present-day, including the airfield and the "98 rock" which is a message carved by one of the POWs who were later executed there.

Valiant Sacrifice: Death in the Skies Over Midway: 4 June 1942

Leatherneck Magazine's article provides a narrative of the battle over Wake Island. Also contains a photograph of one of the aircraft involved.

Wake Island

Consists of the maps, constitution, economic profile, and history of the island as well as a list of important people in the atoll's history and their vital statistics.

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