Okinawa Shuri Castle Battle Map


The Battle of Okinawa (Operation Iceberg) was fought from April to June, 1945. The amphibious landings at the outset of the battle was the largest amphibious assault of the Pacific War. Okinawa was the last stop on the Allied island hopping campaign before getting to the Japanese main islands. The US took over 50,000 casualties in the battle.

This map shows the fall of the Shuri Castle from 30-31 May 1945. Army and Marine movements are shown. Shuri Castle was an important defensive fortification and the capture of it by the Americans was an important milestone as they pushed the Japanese further and further south. 

Result: American Victory

Published: Unknown

Dimensions (Width x Height): 17x9.5

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