Landing Beaches; Aslito/Isley Field; & Marpi Point, Saipan Island

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Landing Beaches, Aslito-Isley Field, and Marpi Point, Saipan Island
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Landing Beaches; Aslito/Isley Field; & Marpi Point, Saipan Island is located in Northern Mariana Islands
Landing Beaches; Aslito/Isley Field; & Marpi Point, Saipan Island
Nearest city Chalan Kanoa, Saipan
Coordinates 15°6′59″N 145°43′41″E / 15.11639°N 145.72806°E / 15.11639; 145.72806Coordinates: 15°6′59″N 145°43′41″E / 15.11639°N 145.72806°E / 15.11639; 145.72806
Built 1944
NRHP Reference # 85001789
Added to NRHP February 4, 1985[1]

The Landing Beaches; Aslito/Isley Field & Marpi Point, Saipan Island are several historic locations on the island of Saipan which are collectively listed as a National Historic Landmark. These were the locations of pivotal sites during the Battle of Saipan when the United States Marines attacked the Japanese positions on June 15, 1944.[2]

Base Operations, Isely Field, 1945

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ NHL Details