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American Marines examined the wreck of a G4M bomber at one of Iwo JimaMarines on Iwo Jima crowd around a newly arrived Boeing F-13 Superfortress (photo reconnaissance variant of the B-29). 47th Fighter Squadron P-51D Mustang is in foreground, Mar-Apr 1945.Souvenir hunters on Iwo Jima sawing the propeller off of a wrecked Japanese Nakajima Ki-43 "Oscar" fighter, Mar 1945. They said they would make paper weights out of it later.TBM-3 Avenger flying over Mt Suribachi on Iwo Jima after US forces had fully occupied the island, Mar-Apr 1945. Note storage tanks, tents, and other improvements set up by US forces.
American Marines examined the wreck of a G4M bomber at one of Iwo Jima's two operational airfields, Mar-Apr 1945Marines on Iwo Jima crowd around a newly arrived Boeing F-13 Superfortress (photo reconnaissance variant of the B-29). 47th Fighter Squadron P-51D Mustang is in foreground, Mar-Apr 1945.Souvenir hunters on Iwo Jima sawing the propeller off of a wrecked Japanese Nakajima Ki-43 "Oscar" fighter, Mar 1945. They said they would make paper weights out of it later.TBM-3 Avenger flying over Mt Suribachi on Iwo Jima after US forces had fully occupied the island, Mar-Apr 1945. Note storage tanks, tents, and other improvements set up by US forces.
US battleships New Mexico, Idaho, and Tennessee off Iwo Jima or Okinawa, Feb-Apr 1945US Marine playing taps at the American cemetery on Iwo Jima, Japan, 1945View of the invasion beach on Iwo Jima, Japan, 1945Japanese troops being captured by Americans on Iwo Jima, Japan, 5 Apr 1945
US battleships New Mexico, Idaho, and Tennessee off Iwo Jima or Okinawa, Feb-Apr 1945US Marine playing taps at the American cemetery on Iwo Jima, Japan, 1945View of the invasion beach on Iwo Jima, Japan, 1945Japanese troops being captured by Americans on Iwo Jima, Japan, 5 Apr 1945
Three Japanese soldiers emerged from their hiding place to surrender, Iwo Jima, 5 Apr 1945Americans attacked Japanese snipers in a cave with bazooka and small arms, northern coast of Iwo Jima, during mop up operations, 8 Apr 1945Flame thrower in use against Japanese holding out in a cave along Iwo JimaA Japanese patrol vessel wrecked on the rocky coast of northern Iwo Jima, 21 Apr 1945
Three Japanese soldiers emerged from their hiding place to surrender, Iwo Jima, 5 Apr 1945Americans attacked Japanese snipers in a cave with bazooka and small arms, northern coast of Iwo Jima, during mop up operations, 8 Apr 1945Flame thrower in use against Japanese holding out in a cave along Iwo Jima's northern coastal cliffs, 8 April 1945A Japanese patrol vessel wrecked on the rocky coast of northern Iwo Jima, 21 Apr 1945
An American bulldozer pulled a road grader on an Iwo Jima beach, 21 Apr 1945, note several Japanese landing ships wrecked on the coast beyond the roadSandbag, rock and canvas shelter in the rugged terrain of northern Iwo Jima, 21 Apr 1945Scene along the rocky coast of northern Iwo Jima, 21 Apr 1945Vehicle path and combat-shattered vegetation in the rugged terrain of northern Iwo Jima, 21 Apr 1945, photo 1 of 2
An American bulldozer pulled a road grader on an Iwo Jima beach, 21 Apr 1945, note several Japanese landing ships wrecked on the coast beyond the roadSandbag, rock and canvas shelter in the rugged terrain of northern Iwo Jima, 21 Apr 1945Scene along the rocky coast of northern Iwo Jima, 21 Apr 1945Vehicle path and combat-shattered vegetation in the rugged terrain of northern Iwo Jima, 21 Apr 1945, photo 1 of 2
Vehicle path and combat-shattered vegetation in the rugged terrain of northern Iwo Jima, 21 Apr 1945, photo 2 of 2Aerial view looking southward over Iwo JimaPainting US Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Terry Scott inspecting an old Japanese Type 96 25mm gun at Iwo Jima, Japan, 23 Mar 2003
Vehicle path and combat-shattered vegetation in the rugged terrain of northern Iwo Jima, 21 Apr 1945, photo 2 of 2Aerial view looking southward over Iwo Jima's South Airfield (formerly Japanese Airfield # 1), with Mount Suribachi in the distance, 26 May 1945; note B-29 bombers on the fieldPainting 'Iwo Jima' by Takeo Terada, 1945US Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Terry Scott inspecting an old Japanese Type 96 25mm gun at Iwo Jima, Japan, 23 Mar 2003

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