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... Nauru, the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas, the Federated States of
Micronesia (Yap, Pohnpei [Ponape], Chuuk [Truk], and Kosrae of the Caroline
Islands), the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau (Belau).
Pohnpei alone has about 27 percent of the total population, and the islands in the
Chuuk group (including Weno) have approximately 50 percent; Kosrae also has
a relatively large population. The majority of the people live in traditional ...
He next commanded the fast carriers of Task Force 58, leading the air strikes on
Truk (now Chuuk) Islands in the Carolines (February 1944); in the Battle of the
Philippine Sea (June); in the Battle of Leyte Gulf (October); and in the capture of ...
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