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Ford Island in Pearl Harbor

An aerial photo and general information about Ford Island in Pearl Harbor, South Oahu Island, Hawaii.
Aerial View of Ford Island in Pearl Harbor


Facts About Ford Island
NAMED AFTER: Dr. Seth Porter Ford
FORMER USE: Sugarcane Plantation
MODERN USE: Military Base
ORIGINAL SIZE: 334 (size when it was surveyed in 1925)
CURRENT SIZE: 441 (increased in the 1930's by dredging and filling)
SOLD TO U.S. ARMY FOR AVIATION DIVISION: 1916 BECAME A NAVY BASE: 1939 DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK: 1964

Visitor Attractions on Ford Island
- Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor
- USS Missouri Battleship
- USS Oklahoma Memorial
- USS Utah Memorial

Military Facilities on Ford Island
- Pacific Warfighting Center (34,000 square feet) - Pacific Tsunami Warning Center - Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Keyport on Ford Island - Fleet Integrated Synthetic Training/Testing Facility

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