Vets return to commemorate 50th anniversary of Iwo Jima
- Iwo Jima commemoration to be held. Miller, Kimberley J. // Marines;Jun94, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p3
Reports on the commemoration ceremonies for the 50th anniversary of the battle of Iwo Jima held in February 1995. Brief history of the battle; Past ceremonies held to commemorate the event; Schedule of activities.
- Two JPSO Young Marines Travel To Iwo Jima For Commemoration Services. Lee, Harry // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);6/14/2004, Vol. 24 Issue 51, p37
Reports that two marines will travel to Iwo Jima for commemoration services in Japan. Casualties in the Iwo Jima battle.
- Forward from the sea 1945: Iwo Jima. // All Hands;Feb95, Issue 934, p11
Recalls the Second World War battle at the Island of Iwo Jima. Strategic importance of the island; Historical significance of the island to the Japanese.
- Iwo Jima: Hell on earth. Brown, Jerold E. // Military Review;Mar/Apr95, Vol. 75 Issue 2, following p112
Recalls the battle at Iwo Jima on February 19, 1945. Initial number of casualties as Japanese bombarded beaches; Location of Iwo Jima; Raising of the American flag atop Iwo Jima's Mount Suribachi by Marines on February 23, 1945; Number of Americans who died in the fighting.
- Japan and U.S. put war behind. // Current Events;4/3/95, Vol. 94 Issue 23, p2
Reports on the celebration of the anniversary on March 14, 1995 of the battle for the Pacific island of Iwo Jima in World War II. Cordial reunion of both American and Japanese veterans; Casualties in the battle for Iwo Jima.
- George Hayward on the industry "Letters From Iwo Jima". Hayward, George J. // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Aug2007, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p6A
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "George Hayward on the industry Letters From Iwo Jima," by George J. Hayward in the August 2007 issue.
- Mass Burial Sites Unearthed on Iwo Jima. // Naval History;Feb2011, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p66
The article reports that two mass burial sites containing Japanese soldiers, purportedly killed in the World War II Battle of Iwo Jima, have been located on the island of Iwo Jima (called Iwoto in Japan).
- Blood, Sand, and Stone. // MHQ: Quarterly Journal of Military History;Winter2007, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p60
Several photographs of rock memorials made from soft volcanic rock by American soldiers to commemorate their comrades who died during the battle in Iwo Jima, Japan in 1945 are presented.
- Fifty years later, rare photograph of Iwo Jima. Weintraub, Boris // National Geographic;Feb95, Vol. 187 Issue 2, p2
Reports on the discovery of a photograph of the landing of the United States Marines on Iwo Jima, on February 19, 1945, during World War II. Details of the photograph and its retrieval.
- A time to remember and say thanks. Plewes, Thomas J. // Army Reserve Magazine;Summer2000, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p4
Focuses on the 50th anniversary of Armed Forces and Korean War commemoration in the United States. Overview on the contribution of Army Reserve to World War II; Recognition of the Asian Pacific American US Army veterans as recipients of the Medal of Honor award; Details of the training for Army...