Rapwi was the youngest master navigator on the island of Puluwat, Caroline Islands in 1970. He was probably born just before World War II. He was a member of the Weriyeng school of navigation.[1]

See also


  1. Gladwin, Thomas (1970). East Is a Big Bird; Navigation & Logic on Puluwat Atoll. Cambridge Massachusetts: Harvard University Press. pp. 126, 137. ISBN 0-674-22425-6.

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