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Aerial photograph of Iwo Jima during a raid on its southern Airfield Number One, early 1945, photo 1 of 2Aerial photograph of Iwo Jima during a raid on its southern Airfield Number One, early 1945, photo 2 of 2Aerial view of Iwo Jima, Japan, 1945Airfield Number Two burning after American air raid, Iwo Jima, early 1945
Aerial photograph of Iwo Jima during a raid on its southern Airfield Number One, early 1945, photo 1 of 2Aerial photograph of Iwo Jima during a raid on its southern Airfield Number One, early 1945, photo 2 of 2Aerial view of Iwo Jima, Japan, 1945Airfield Number Two burning after American air raid, Iwo Jima, early 1945
Eastern side of Mount Suribachi prior to US invasion, Iwo Jima, early 1945B-24J Liberator “Vera L” and other aircraft from the 27th Bomb Squadron drop 55-gallon drums filled with gasoline on Iwo Jima to burn off the plant growth in advance of the landings to come two weeks later, Feb 1 1945.Battleship New York bombarding Iwo Jima, 16 Feb 1945; view looked aft, on the starboard sideAs seen from battleship USS Texas, Fletcher-class destroyer USS Twiggs engaging in a pre-invasion bombardment of Iwo Jima’s landing beach White 2 in support of underwater demolition team operations, 17 Feb 1945.
Eastern side of Mount Suribachi prior to US invasion, Iwo Jima, early 1945B-24J Liberator “Vera L” and other aircraft from the 27th Bomb Squadron drop 55-gallon drums filled with gasoline on Iwo Jima to burn off the plant growth in advance of the landings to come two weeks later, Feb 1 1945.Battleship New York bombarding Iwo Jima, 16 Feb 1945; view looked aft, on the starboard sideAs seen from battleship USS Texas, Fletcher-class destroyer USS Twiggs engaging in a pre-invasion bombardment of Iwo Jima’s landing beach White 2 in support of underwater demolition team operations, 17 Feb 1945.
Iwo Jima during the pre-invasion bombardment, 17 Feb 1945, looking north with Mount Suribachi in the foregroundMinesweepers worked the waters off Iwo Jima before the invasion, 17-18 Feb 1945; note the anti-aircraft bursts above the island and a burning aircraft close to the ground on the rightNaval gun shells exploded on Mount Suribachi, Iwo Jima, 17-19 Feb 1945Pre-invasion bombardment of Iwo Jima
Iwo Jima during the pre-invasion bombardment, 17 Feb 1945, looking north with Mount Suribachi in the foregroundMinesweepers worked the waters off Iwo Jima before the invasion, 17-18 Feb 1945; note the anti-aircraft bursts above the island and a burning aircraft close to the ground on the rightNaval gun shells exploded on Mount Suribachi, Iwo Jima, 17-19 Feb 1945Pre-invasion bombardment of Iwo Jima's west beach as seen from an American vessel, 17 Feb 1945
Shells exploded ashore during the pre-invasion bombardment of Iwo Jima, 17 Feb 1945A column of landing craft support vessels passing by Mount Suribachi, Iwo Jima, Japan, 18 Feb 1945US Coast Guardsmen assisting a wounded Marine into an LCVP after the Marine’s LVT sustained a direct hit while heading to the landing beaches on Iwo Jima, Feb 18, 1945.A DUKW headed toward an Iwo Jima landing beach, afternoon of 19 Feb 1945
Shells exploded ashore during the pre-invasion bombardment of Iwo Jima, 17 Feb 1945A column of landing craft support vessels passing by Mount Suribachi, Iwo Jima, Japan, 18 Feb 1945US Coast Guardsmen assisting a wounded Marine into an LCVP after the Marine’s LVT sustained a direct hit while heading to the landing beaches on Iwo Jima, Feb 18, 1945.A DUKW headed toward an Iwo Jima landing beach, afternoon of 19 Feb 1945
A Fletcher-class destroyer off Iwo Jima, circa 19 Feb 1945A Fletcher-class destroyer shelling Iwo Jima, 19 Feb 1945A LCS(L) and three Corsair aircraft bombarded an Iwo Jima Beach as two LVTs moved toward shore, 19 Feb 1945A LCS(L) fired from close to Iwo Jima shore, 19 Feb 1945
A Fletcher-class destroyer off Iwo Jima, circa 19 Feb 1945A Fletcher-class destroyer shelling Iwo Jima, 19 Feb 1945A LCS(L) and three Corsair aircraft bombarded an Iwo Jima Beach as two LVTs moved toward shore, 19 Feb 1945A LCS(L) fired from close to Iwo Jima shore, 19 Feb 1945

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