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Funafuti - Approaching the Atoll

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This photo shows Funafuti as one would approach it by air.  The atoll was used by the Allies, during World War II, as a base from which to send heavy bombers to the Japanese-held island of Nauru.

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Image of Funafuti, online courtesy Tuvalu Islands.com.

 

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