WI: US bought Micronesia after the Spanish American war in 1898

Discussion in 'Alternate History Discussion: Before 1900' started by PauL62, Aug 14, 2019.

  1. PauL62 Active Member

    Aug 2, 2019
    What if the US bought Micronesia from Spain in 1898? If these islands are neither German nor Japanese, how would this affect history afterwards, espacially during WWII?
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  2. Quintuplicate Well-Known Member

    Nov 20, 2018
    Would it just be given to the Hawaiian Republic, since by that time annexation was a given?