Curacao - This is a Dutch island off the coast of Venezuela.
Willemstad - This is the town where Phillip's father moves the family so that he can work at the refinery and increase fuel production for the war effort.
Koningin Emma Brug - This is the bridge on the island where the book begins that spans the channel leading to the harbor of Schottegat.
Fort Amsterdam - This was built to defend the island Phillip's family lives on, and it is where Phillip and his friends play at defending the harbor from pirates.
S.S. Empire Tern - This armed ship sails from the island where Phillip's family lives carrying fuel. It is quickly torpedoed and sunk by a German submarine.
S.S. Hato - Phillip and his mother board this Dutch freighter to travel to Miami, but the ship is torpedoed and sunk.
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