2017 will mark the 75th anniversary of the sinking of the USS President Coolidge

October 26, 2017 will mark the 75th anniversary of the sinking of the SS President Coolidge in Vanuatu with the launch of a South Pacific World War II museum website.

The website has been launched with a Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages to provide information on how people can help with the establishment of a museum project and has latest photographic collection as well as video content about the war in the Pacific and it is planned continue to grow by day.

The website is a form news hub, updates and everything about a physical museum to be established and is in progress during the fundraising and construction phases of its development.

It will be erected on the site of a former World War II US Navy base in Luganville, on the island of Espiritu Santo in Vanuatu.

It is projected that the museum will create many jobs and provide unique training opportunities for the local Santo people and will be a source of income for the local economy.

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