Pacific Battles of WWII Us-Japananese Battles

Pearl harbor

December 7, 1941, Attack on Pearl Harbor

Military Strategy

Europe First Strategy
Island Hopping Military Strategy
Actual Path of Pacific Battles

Battle of MIDWAY

June 3, 1942 - June 7,1942


Charles H. Nimitz - Fleet admeral

Guadalcanal 1942

Doolittle Raid



Battle of Okinawa


United States attack on Japan (April 1, 1945)

Coral Sea

Battle of Iwo Jima


Battle of Iwo Jima
Flag Raising on Mount Suribachi

Wake island

The Japanese surrender at Wake Island 2 days after their government's surrender - September 4, 1945

USS Indianapolis

The Rescuing - August 3, 1945

Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombs


Hiroshima: August 6, 1945 and Nagasaki: August 9, 1945

V-J Day

War ends September 2, 1945


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