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Takao.Takao-Shu, Formosa (Taiwan). A.M.S. L991

AMS 1. North Decimal Degree 22.650000. South Decimal Degree 22.583333. East Decimal Degree 120.316667. West Decimal Degree 120.250000. Alternate title: Takao. In upper left margin: Formosa city plans 1:10,000. Polyconic projection. Relief shown by 10 meter contour intervals and spot elevations. Place names are transcribed according to the modified Hepburn (Romaji) System. With a glossary. Name has been changed to Kao-hsuing [Kaohsuing]. Compiled in 1944 from aerial photography dated December 1943 and October 1944 by photo-planimetric method and by reference to Formosa 1:50,000, A.M.S. Sheet 2114 I, 1944, U.S.H.O. Chart 2488, 1938, Target Chart No. 28, 14th U.S.A.A.F., 3 February, 1944. Additional information from intelligence data.
Washington, D.C. : Army Map Service, U.S. Army, 1945.
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