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HMS Wellington reports on suitability of Pacific islands for air bases, September 15 1936

Report by Commander Hall on the HMS Wellington regarding suitability of Pacific islands for air bases. HMS Wellington reports on Palmerston Island, Harvey Island, Atiu, the Cook Group, Flint Island, Caroline Island, Vostock Island, Perhvn Island, Starbuck Island, Malden Island, Fanning Island, Christmas Island, Jarvis Island, Danger Island and Nukonono.
Item Type: Memorandum
Date: 15 September 1936
Title of document: HMS Wellington reports on suitability of Pacific islands for air bases
Authors or Creators: Hall, J. B. (Commander, Royal Navy)
Recipients: Murchison Fletcher, Arthur George (High Commissioner for the Western Pacific)
Places: The Americas > North America > United of States of America
Europe > Northern Europe > United Kingdom
Oceania > Australasia > Australia
Oceania > Micronesia > *British Western Pacific Territories (British colony) [SOME ISLANDS UNDER DISPUTE BETWEEN UK AND USA]
Reference: CO 323/ 1402/ 2 - Sovereignty and strategic importance of Pacific islands: suitability as air bases
URI: http://archive.atlantic-archive.org/id/eprint/495
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