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Battle of Okinawa - Wikipedia

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The Battle of Okinawa (Japanese: 沖縄戦, Hepburn: Okinawa-sen) (Okinawan: 沖縄戦, translit. Uchinaa ikusa), codenamed Operation Iceberg, was a series of ...

Battle of Okinawa - World War II - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Battle of Okinawa, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

Battle Of Okinawa: Summary, Fact, Pictures and Casualties ...

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Summary: The battle of Okinawa, also known as Operation Iceberg, took place in April-June 1945. It was the largest amphibious landing in the Pacific theater of ...

Okinawa: The Final Great Battle of World War II | Marine Corps ...

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The Battle of Okinawa started on 23 March 1945 with all major combat operations ending on 23 June 1945. The island of Okinawa is located approximately 350 ...

11: Battle of Okinawa - Hawaii Nisei Story - University of Hawaii

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The Battle of Okinawa has been called the largest sea-land-air battle in history. It is also the last battle of the Pacific War. Three months of desperate combat ...

Battle of Okinawa - World War II History - Military History - About.com

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The Battle of Okinawa was fought April 1 to June 22, 1945, during World War II. Landing on Okinawa, Allied forces met fierce resistance from the Japanese ...

Okinawa: Tha Last Battle - US Army Center Of Military History

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Feb 3, 2009 ... Okinawa: The Last Battle is the work of combat historians of the 1st Information and Historical Service, Tenth Army. The practice of dispatching ...

Battle of Okinawa - GlobalSecurity.org

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May 7, 2011 ... The battle of Okinawa proved to be the bloodiest battle of the Pacific War. Thirty- four allied ships and craft of all types had been sunk, mostly by ...

Civilians on Okinawa . Victory in the Pacific . WGBH American ... - PBS

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The Battle of Okinawa was one of the bloodiest and costliest of World War II in the Pacific. The United States needed a base to stage an invasion of mainland ...

The Battle of Okinawa - History Learning Site

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The Battle of Okinawa started in April 1945. The capture of Okinawa was part of a three-point plan the Americans had for winning the war in the Far East.