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1946-JAN-29



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Independent & Semi-Independent Polities


AUSTRALIA
UNO Member
Commonwealth of AUSTRALIA  (Canberra)Commonwealth of AUSTRALIA (en )n  (Canberra) King George VI
BRITISH WESTERN PACIFIC
De facto Semi-Independent
Western Pacific High Commission : WPHC [British Western Pacific Territories]  (Suva)Western Pacific High Commission : WPHC (en)  (Suva) King George VI
FRIENDLY ISLANDS
De facto Semi-Independent
Kingdom of TONGA [British Protected State of the Friendly Islands]  (Nukualofa)Kingdom of TONGA (en) + Puleʻanga Fakatuʻi ʻo TONGA (to)  (Nukualofa) Queen Charlotte Tupou III
NEW ZEALAND
UNO Member
British Dominion of New Zealand and Dependencies : NZ  (Wellington)British Dominion of New Zealand and Dependencies : NZ (en)  (Wellington) King George VI

4 Polities (2 members of the International Community)


Rebel Entities & Governments in Exile


ANATAHAN
Rebellion
Japanese Resistance on ANATAHAN Island  (Anatahan)ANATAHAN-shima : アナタハン島 (ja)  (Anatahan) Kikuichiro Kikuichiro
MALAITA
Rebellion
MALAITA Island [Maasina Ruru Movement]  (Areare)MAASINA RULE Movement (en) + Masinga Lo : MA´ASINA RURU (alu)  (´Are´are) Nori Nonooohimae

2 Rebel Entities


Protectorates & Mandates


BRITISH WESTERN PACIFIC
De facto Semi-Independent
Western Pacific High Commission : WPHC [British Western Pacific Territories]  (Suva)Western Pacific High Commission : WPHC (en)  (Suva)
COOK ISLANDS
New Zealand Territory of COOK ISLANDS  (Avarua)Territory of COOK ISLANDS (en)  (Avarua)
DUTCH NEW GUINEA
DUTCH NEW GUINEA Residency  (Hollandia)Residentie HOLLANDS NIEUW-GUINEA (nl)  (Hollandia)
FRIENDLY ISLANDS
De facto Semi-Independent
Kingdom of TONGA [British Protected State of the Friendly Islands]  (Nukualofa)Kingdom of TONGA (en) + Puleʻanga Fakatuʻi ʻo TONGA (to)  (Nukualofa)
NEW HEBRIDES
Condominium of NEW HEBRIDES  (Port Vila)NEW HEBRIDES Condominium (en) + Condominium des NOUVELLES-HÉBRIDES (fr)  (Port Vila)
PACIFIC ISLANDS
Territory of the PACIFIC ISLANDS [United States Navy Administration]  ((Agana))United States Navy Administration of the PACIFIC ISLANDS (en)  ((Agaña))
WESTERN SAMOA
Territory of WESTERN SAMOA [League of Nations Mandate under New Zealand Administration]  (Apia)Territory of WESTERN SAMOA (en) + Teritori o SAMOA I SISIFO (sm)  (Apia)

7 Protected Entities


Federated & Regionalised Polities


BRITISH SOLOMON ISLANDS
BRITISH SOLOMON ISLANDS Protectorate [British Residency]  (Tulagi)BRITISH SOLOMON ISLANDS Protectorate (en)  (Tulagi)
CHRISTMAS ISLAND
British Military Administration of CHRISTMAS ISLAND District  (The Settlement of Flying Fish Cove)CHRISTMAS ISLAND District (en)  (The Settlement of Flying Fish Cove)
ELLICE ISLANDS
ELLICE ISLANDS District  (Vaiaku on Fongafale in Funafuti)ELLICE ISLANDS District (en)  (Vaiaku on Fongafale in Funafuti)
FIJI
British Colony of FIJI  (Suva)British Colony of FIJI (en)  (Suva)
FRENCH SETTLEMENTS OF OCEANIA
Federated
Governorate of the FRENCH SETTLEMENTS OF OCEANIA  (Papeete)Gouvernorat des ÉTABLISSEMENTS FRANÇAIS DE L´OCÉANIE (fr)  (Pape´ete)
GILBERT AND ELLICE ISLANDS
British Crown Colony of GILBERT AND ELLICE ISLANDS  (Bairiki on South Tarawa)British Crown Colony of GILBERT AND ELLICE ISLANDS (en)  (Bairiki on South Tarawa)
GILBERT ISLANDS
GILBERT ISLANDS District  (Bairiki on South Tarawa)GILBERT ISLANDS District (en)  (Bairiki on South Tarawa)
NEW SOUTH WALES
Federated
State of NEW SOUTH WALES  (Sydney)State of NEW SOUTH WALES (en)  (Sydney)
QUEENSLAND
Federated
State of QUEENSLAND  (Brisbane)State of QUEENSLAND (en)  (Brisbane)
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Federated
State of SOUTH AUSTRALIA  (Adelaide)State of SOUTH AUSTRALIA (en)  (Adelaide)
TASMANIA
Federated
State of TASMANIA  (Hobart)State of TASMANIA (en)  (Hobart)
VICTORIA
Federated
State of VICTORIA  (Melbourne)State of VICTORIA (en)  (Melbourne)
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Federated
State of WESTERN AUSTRALIA  (Perth)State of WESTERN AUSTRALIA (en)  (Perth)

13 Federated or Regionalized Polities


Territories & Dependencies


AMERICAN SAMOA
United States Naval Station of AMERICAN SAMOA  (Pago Pago [q])United States Naval Station of AMERICAN SAMOA (en)  (Pago Pago)
AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL
AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL Territory  (Canberra)AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL Territory (en)  (Canberra)
CANTON AND ENDERBURY ISLANDS
Anglo-American Condominium of CANTON AND ENDERBURY ISLANDS  (Canton Island)Anglo-American Condominium of CANTON AND ENDERBURY ISLANDS (en)  (Canton Island)
CAPTAIN JAMES COOK MONUMENT
CAPTAIN JAMES COOK MONUMENT on Kealakekua Bay  (Captain James Cook Monument)CAPTAIN JAMES COOK MONUMENT on Kealakekua Bay (en)  (Captain James Cook Monument)
COOK ISLANDS
New Zealand Territory of COOK ISLANDS  (Avarua)Territory of COOK ISLANDS (en)  (Avarua)
DUTCH NEW GUINEA
DUTCH NEW GUINEA Residency  (Hollandia)Residentie HOLLANDS NIEUW-GUINEA (nl)  (Hollandia)
GUAM
United States Military Territory of GUAM  (Agana)United States Military Territory of GUAM (en)  (Agaña)
GUANO ISLANDS
GUANO ISLANDS United States Unincorporated Possessions  ((Washington-District of Columbia))GUANO ISLANDS United States Unincorporated Possessions (en)  ((Washington-District of Columbia))
HAWAII
Territory of HAWAII  (Honolulu)Territory of HAWAII (en)  (Honolulu)
MINOR ISLANDS
New Zealand MINOR ISLANDS  ((Wellington))New Zealand MINOR ISLANDS (en)  ((Wellington))
NAURU
Territory of NAURU  (Makwa)Territory of NAURU (en)  (Makwa)
NEW CALEDONIA AND DEPENDENCIES
French Colony of NEW CALEDONIA AND ITS DEPENDENCIES [General Council]  (Noumea)Colonie française de NOUVELLE-CALÉDONIE ET DÉPENDANCES (fr)  (Nouméa)
NEW CALEDONIA CONSULATE
United States Consulate for the Island of NEW CALEDONIA AND ITS DEPENDENCIES  (Noumea)United States Consulate for the Island of NEW CALEDONIA AND ITS DEPENDENCIES (en)  (Nouméa)
NEW HEBRIDES
Condominium of NEW HEBRIDES  (Port Vila)NEW HEBRIDES Condominium (en) + Condominium des NOUVELLES-HÉBRIDES (fr)  (Port Vila)
NORFOLK ISLAND
Australian Territory of NORFOLK ISLAND [Advisory Council for Norfolk Island]  (Kingston)Australian Territory of NORFOLK ISLAND (en)  (Kingston)
NORTHERN TERRITORY
Federal Territory of NORTHERN TERRITORY  (Darwin)Federal Territory of NORTHERN TERRITORY (en)  (Darwin)
PACIFIC ISLANDS
Territory of the PACIFIC ISLANDS [United States Navy Administration]  ((Agana))United States Navy Administration of the PACIFIC ISLANDS (en)  ((Agaña))
PACIFIC OCEAN
High Commission of the Republic in the PACIFIC OCEAN  (Papeete)Haut-Commissariat de la République dans l´OCÉAN PACIFIQUE (fr)  (Pape´ete)
PAPUA-NEW GUINEA
Joint administered Territory of Papua-New Guinea : TP-NG [Provisional Administration]  (Port Moresby)Territory of PAPUA-NEW GUINEA (en)  (Port Moresby)
WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS
French Colony of WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS [American Forces in Wallis]  (Mata-Utu on Uvea)Colonie française des ÎLES WALLIS ET FUTUNA (fr)  (Mata-Utu sur Uvéa)
WEST ISLAND AND DIRECTION ISLAND
Allied Military Administration of WEST ISLAND AND DIRECTION ISLAND  (Bantam Village on West Island)Allied Military Administration of WEST ISLAND AND DIRECTION ISLAND (en)  (Bantam Village on West Island)
WESTERN SAMOA
Territory of WESTERN SAMOA [League of Nations Mandate under New Zealand Administration]  (Apia)Territory of WESTERN SAMOA (en) + Teritori o SAMOA I SISIFO (sm)  (Apia)

22 Territories & Dependencies



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