Gilbert Islands/Iles Gilbert

                                                      British Protectorat of Gilbert Islands

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Gilbert and ellice islands                                                          Raf 2 Raf 3 Raf 5 Raf 7

 

                                                     Gilbert Islands under Japanese Occupation

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Birmanie 4 1942 1943  Japon 2                                            Japon 1  Japon 5

 

                                                         Gilbert Islands under USA presence

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Usa 1                                                                 Usa since august 1943  Usa on sea blue or black color  

      

Gilbert Islands are 16 Atolls. Main Islands are Tarawa, Tabiteuea, Nonouti, Abemama

Gilbert Islands at War Since 3 September 1939

Gilbert Islands under Japanese Occupation from 24 December 1941 to 23 November 1943

Gilbert Islands under USA forces presence from November 1943