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Map depicting the landings at Ie Shima, Okinawa, Japan by men of US Army 77th Division, 16 Apr 1945

Caption   Map depicting the landings at Ie Shima, Okinawa, Japan by men of US Army 77th Division, 16 Apr 1945 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Army
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 6 Oct 2008

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Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Tommy Witt says:
27 Jan 2011 05:30:13 PM

Hi, Looking for information on my uncle PFC.Paul A Witt kia Okinawa around May 17 1945 in a aircraft crash or shot down.If anyone can help me with any information would be apreached. Thanks, Tommy
2. M. Fogarty says:
20 Jan 2018 05:26:09 PM

My cousin was killed on Ie Jima May 25, 1945, how could I learn circumstances surrounding his death. It would mean a lot to me, to know where death occurred. I have plans to visit this island in May of 2019.

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