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- Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs :
- Chester Nimitz : United States Navy fleet admiral (1885-1966) who was Commander in Chief, Pacific and Pacific Ocean Areas in World War II
- Country : Nation, state, region, or territory, or large tract of land distinguishable by features of topography, biology, or culture.
- Guam : Civilian-governed U.S. territory in the geographic Mariana Islands of Micronesia but not part of the political Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands; major U.S. military base, including a prepositioning ship squadron and Anderson Air Force Base for bomber aircraft and air refueling tankers, growing with the transfer of forces from Okinawa.
- Japanese language : (日本語 Nihongo), Japonic language spoken mostly in Japan; Japonic family's linguistic relationship to other tongues yet to be established, though Japanese may be related to Korean; written in a combination of Chinese-derived characters (漢字 kanji) and native hiragana (ひらがな) and katakana (カタカナ) scripts; about 125,000,000 native speakers worldwide.
- Kwajalein Atoll : An atoll within the Marshall Islands, site of major combat in the Second World War as the location of the main Japanese bases in Micronesia, and with a major U.S. ballistic missile defense test and surveillance site on Kwajalein Island, the largest and southernmost island of the group
- Operation CATCHPOLE : The U.S. invasion of Eniwetok, in the Marshall Islands, during the Pacific campaign of the Second World War
- Operation FLINTLOCK : The U.S. amphibious campaign against Kwajalein Atoll in the Pacific Theater of Operations of the Second World War
- Pacific Ocean : the largest single mass of water in the world, lying between Asia and Australia on its west, and North America and South America on its east.
- Spanish language : A Romance language widely spoken in Spain, its current and former territories, and the United States of America.
- USS Almaack (AKA-10) : attack cargo ship of the Second World War
- USS Birgit (AKA-24) : WWII U.S. Artemis-class attack cargo ship
- USS Centaurus (AKA-17) : WWII U.S. Andromeda-class attack cargo ship, manned by the United States Coast Guard
- USS Estes (AGC-12) : Mount McKinley-class amphibious command ship
- USS Libra (AKA-12) : Arcturus-class attack cargo ship
- USS Merrick (AKA-97) : WWII U.S. Andromeda-class attack cargo ship
- USS Ostara (AKA-33) : Artemis-class attack cargo ship
- USS Renate (AKA-36) : An Artemis class attack cargo ship (WWII) later converted and renamed USS Maury.
- USS Seminole (AKA-104) : Tolland-class attack cargo ship in World War Two
- USS Starlight (AP-175) : WWII amphibious troop transport
- USS Sylvania (AKA-44) : U.S. Navy WWII Artemis-class attack cargo ship
- USS Tabora (AKA-45) : Artemis class attack cargo ship.
- USS Tate (AKA-70) : Tolland class attack cargo ship named after a County in Mississippi.
- USS Thuban (AKA-19) : Andromeda-class attack cargo ship of the Second World War
- USS Titania (AKA-13) : Arcturus class attack cargo ship named after one of the moons of Uranus
- USS Torrance (AKA-76) : A Tolland class attack cargo ship.
- USS Trousdale (AKA-79) : Tolland-class attack cargo ship
- USS Turandot (AKA-47) : Artemis class attack cargo ship named after the minor planet 530 Turandot.
- USS Uvalde (AKA-88) : Andromeda-class attack cargo ship
- USS Virgo (AKA-20) : Andromeda-class attack cargo ship of the Second World War, later converted to an ammunition ship
- USS Warrick (AKA-89) : Serving in WWII, an Andromeda-class attack cargo ship
- USS Whiteside (AKA-90) : Serving in WWII, an Andromeda-class attack cargo ship
- USS Wyandot (AKA-92) : Attack cargo ship of the Andromeda-class, serving in WWII and well beyond
- USS Yancey (AKA-93) : Serving in WWII, an attack cargo ship
- Wake Island : An atoll in the Pacific Ocean, under U.S. jurisdiction, with no native population; it was the site of a base in the Second World War and has been used as a refueling and emergency airfield, as well as a support facility for missile testing
- World War II, Pacific : The part of World War II (1937-45) fought in Asia and the Pacific Ocean between Japan and the U.S., China, Britain, Australia, and other Allies.