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Discover Soso in Solomon Islands!

Soso in the region of Solomon Islands (general) is a place located in Solomon Islands - some 17 mi (or 27 km) East of Honiara, the country's capital.

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Local time in Soso is now 07:21 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Guadalcanal" with an UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Vatunandi, Vanuavaolu, Tutumu, Tumumbosa, Tetere or Buala. When in this area, you might want to check out Volonavua, Voghavule, Veuru, Suaghi, Sopanitogha and Ghaimali as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Iles Salomon (SI-1) Solomon's Islands (I...

10:22 min ( January 12, 2007 by M8MAM)
Views: 5,083 - Rating: 5/5

Excursion in the Langa Langa Lagoon on the island of Malaita, Solomon's island www.marcopoloimaginaire.com

Karumolun Village Performance Solomon I...

02:24 min ( May 28, 2011 by BottomtimeProd)
Views: 470 - Rating: 5/5

Solomon's version of Blue Man Group. These guys made music with PVC pipe and flip-flops. Karumolun Village is a small village, population of about 100. They put on a very nice show for us when the cre...


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03:36 min ( January 17, 2008 by tartansuitcase)
Views: 39,387 - Rating: 4.75342/5

A Brief overview of the Solomon Islands, featuring local music by the Gilbertese villagers of Ghizo

World War 2 Amtraks

00:44 min ( November 06, 2009 by Ozicop)
Views: 81 - Rating: 0/5

World War 2 Amtraks left in the Solomon Islands after the battle for Henderson Field


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Interesting facts about this location

Koli Point action

The Koli Point action, during 3–12 November 1942, was an engagement between U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Army forces and Imperial Japanese Army forces around Koli Point on Guadalcanal during the Guadalcanal campaign. The U.S. forces were under the overall command of Major General Alexander Vandegrift, while the Japanese forces were under the overall command of Lieutenant General Harukichi Hyakutake. In the engagement, U.S. Marines from the 7th Marine Regiment and U.S.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.46, 160.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1942 in Japan, 1942 in the Solomon Islands, Battles and operations of World War II involving the Solomon Islands, Battles of World War II involving Japan, Battles of World War II involving the United States, Conflicts in 1942, Military history of Japan during World War II, Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II, United States Marine Corps in World War II

Carney Airfield

Carney Airfield is a former World War II airfield on Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands in the South Pacific. It is located near Koli Point about fifteen miles from Henderson Field, closes to the Metapona River to the east and the Naumbu River to the west. The airfield was abandoned after the war and today is almost totally returned to its natural state.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.46, 160.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in the Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II, USAAF Air Transport Command Airfields - Pacific

USS Seminole (AT-65)

USS Seminole (AT-65), the third ship named Seminole of the United States Navy, was a Navajo-class fleet tug whose task was to travel with the fleet and provide towing services as required. Seminole was laid down on 16 December 1938 by the Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation, Staten Island, New York; launched on 15 September 1939; sponsored by Miss Grace Svenningsen, daughter of the Foreman Carpenter at the Staten Island Yard; and commissioned on 8 March 1940, Lt. Comdr. William G.

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Located at -9.46, 160.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1939 ships, Cherokee-class fleet tugs, Ships built in New York, World War II auxiliary ships of the United States

USS George F. Elliott (AP-13)

USS George F. Elliott (AP-13) was a Heywood-class transport acquired by the U.S. Navy during World War I and then reacquired by the Navy for service as a troop carrier during World War II. In 1942 she was attacked off Guadalcanal by Japanese planes and sank shortly thereafter.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.46, 160.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:1918 ships, Heywood-class attack transports, Ships built in Alameda, California, Ships sunk by aircraft, Shipwrecks in Ironbottom Sound, Shipwrecks in the Pacific Ocean, Shipwrecks in the Solomon Sea, Troop ships, Troop ships of the United States, World War II auxiliary ships of the United States, World War II naval ships of the United States

Lengo Channel

In the Solomon Islands, the waters between the Florida Islands and Taivu Point on the northeast of Guadalcanal are divided by reefs into (from north to south) Nggela Channel, Sealark Channel, and Lengo Channel. They connect Ironbottom Sound to the west with Indispensable Strait to the east.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.46, 160.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Straits of the Solomon Islands