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Battle of Iwo Jima - Wikipedia

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The Battle of Iwo Jima (19 February – 26 March 1945) was a major battle in which the United States Marine Corps landed on and eventually captured the island ...

Iwo Jima

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Features the battle, including numerous photographs, film clips, and information about books, movies, and other records and memorials of the battle.

Battle of Iwo Jima - World War II - HISTORY.com

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The American amphibious invasion of Iwo Jima during World War II stemmed from the need for a base near the Japanese coast. Following elaborate preparatory ...

The Battle – The Land Battle – Iwo Jima

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D-Day February 19, 1945 – Shortly before 2am on Feb. 19, 1945, the Navy's big guns opened up on Iwo Jima again, signaling the beginning of D-Day. After an ...

Iwo Jima: A Remembrance - Military.com

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For all who bear its scars, the battle for Iwo Jima, 58 years ago (February 19- March 26, 1945), still looms gargantuan, unbelievable, devouring; not measurable ...

Iwo Jima | island, Japan | Britannica.com

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Dec 9, 2016 ... Iwo Jima, official Japanese Iō-tō, also called Iō-jima, island that is part of the Volcano Islands archipelago, far southern Japan. The island has ...

Marines misidentified one man in iconic 1945 Iwo Jima photo

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Jun 23, 2016 ... Corrections & clarifications: An earlier version of the Iwo Jima graphic accompanying this story misstated the country of birth for Marine Sgt.

Iwo Jima Fact Sheet - The National WWII Museum

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The Battle for Iwo Jima. Location: Volcanic island 660 miles south of Tokyo Size: 2 miles wide by 4 miles long (8 sm). Background: Summer/Fall 1944.

Battle of Iwo Jima | World War II Database

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ww2dbaseIwo Jima is a small speck in the Pacific; it is 4.5 miles long and at its broadest point 2.5 miles wide. Iwo is the Japanese word for sulfur, and the island  ...

World War II History: Battle of Iwo Jima for Kids - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the history of the Battle of Iwo Jima during World War II. American marines take the island from the Japanese.