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4/25/2020, 1:40 AM Lucille
4/21/2017, 5:06 PM anonymous

Name Guam
Type Political Subdivision & Island
Scripts Гуам(Bulgarian, Macedonian, Russian)
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Meaning & History

The name of the Territory. Guam is a U.S. island territory in Micronesia, in the Western Pacific. It's distinguished by tropical beaches, Chamorro villages and ancient latte-stone pillars. Guam’s WWII significance is on view at the War in the Pacific National Historical Park, whose sites include Asan Beach, a former battlefield. The island’s Spanish colonial heritage is evident in Fort Nuestra Señora de la Soledad, atop a bluff in Umatac.
Added 4/21/2017 by anonymous