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Deportation/exile of the Chagos Islanders

Map: Chagos Archipelago

Map: BIOT: "British Indian Ocean Territory (Chagos Archipelago)," inset on map, "Diego Garcia" (U.S. CIA, "504588 12-80," December 1980) (SuDoc: PREX 3.10/4:D 56)


World map
Chagos map-1
Chagos map-2
Diego map-1
Diego map-2
Space photo
Aerial photo-1
Aerial photo-2
Runway photo
Ramp photo

Source: Perry-Castaņeda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin, inset on a larger map {254kb.jpg} (retrieved January 24 2005).

This image: British Indian Ocean Territory (Chagos Archipelago) (map, scale, roughly: 1:2,600,000), inset on a larger map, entitled Diego Garcia (U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, “504588 12-80,” December 1980) (map, scale: 1:135,000) {SuDoc: PREX 3.10/4:D 56, LCCN: 86690364, OCLC: 11433687, GPOCat, LL: paper, DL, WorldCat}.

This image is a “U.S. Government work” and, hence, not copyrighted. “Most of the maps scanned by the University of Texas Libraries and served from this web site are in the public domain. No permissions are needed to copy them. You may download them and use them as you wish. A few maps are copyrighted, and are clearly marked as such.” (Perry-Castaņeda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin, FAQ-3, visited, January 24 2005, July 6 2006, March 1 2008).

This document and image may be freely copied.

Charles Judson Harwood Jr.


Posted Dec. 14 2002. Updated June 7 2008.


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