New Georgia Island


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to New Georgia Island: Kerguelen Islands

New Georgia Island

An island of the Solomon Islands in the southwest Pacific Ocean. It was occupied by the Japanese in 1942 and recaptured by the Allies in August 1943.
References in periodicals archive ?
Meanwhile, a New Zealand government Hercules arrived Wednesday on Munda on New Georgia Island, the largest island of Western Province, delivering food and relief supplies.
1 temblor struck about 50 kilometers (km) south of the New Georgia Islands, northeast of Australia.
Ministry officials the embassy personnel and other Japanese who still remained in Guadalcanal will be evacuated to Noro in the Solomons's New Georgia Islands on Tuesday.
Full browser ?