Iwo Jima Front Line Progression Battle Map
This maps shows the daily progress of the front lines during the Battle of Iwo Jima. Clearly can be seen days were the Marines advanced only only a few meters a day. Great historical map to show the difficulty of the battle, and when compared to the expected progress map, how far off the planners actually were.
The Battle of Iwo Jima was fought from 19 February to 26 March 1945 in the Volcano Islands (more broadly the Bonin Islands), about 750 miles (1,200 kilometers) south of Tokyo. The battle was fought entirely by the US Marines and Navy. Iwo Jima has the distinction of causing more casualties for the Americans than the Japanese. Iwo Jima has been immortalized as Joe Rosenthal took one of the most famous pictures in the history of the world, "Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima."
Result: American Victory
Dimensions (Inches, Width x Height): 17.7x20
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