TITLE

A Marine from Texas recalls the first wave at Iwo Jima and the occupation of Sasebo, Japan

AUTHOR(S)
Winans, Luther; Kerbow, Stephen M.
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Military History;Feb2003, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recounts the military campaign and occupation of the island of Iwo Jima and the city of Sasebo on the island of Kyushu in Japan by U.S. military forces in 1945. Description of Iwo Jima; Resistance shown by Japanese soldiers to the occupation of the island; Details on the U.S. military operation in the city.
ACCESSION #
8615628

 

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