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"Midway" was strictly a naval battle. Iwo Jima was part of the "island hopping" campaign.

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Q: Was island hopping used in the battles of midway and Iwo Jima?
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Did the Japanese or the Americans win the battle of Iwo Jima?

The Americans and Allied Forces won the battle of Iwo Jima and most of the battles to take back the islands on the island hopping campaign.

What was the first island secured by Japan during World War 2 island hopping campaign?

US was attacking in the island hopping campaign, not Japan. Japan was defending. Island hopping started midway, and went through Iwo Jima, Tarawa, and so on. again, US was attacking.

Why was the us fighting in Iwo Jima?

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What islands did the US take while island hopping?

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What islands were taken by island hopping?

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The last two stops on the American island hopping campaign in the Pacific were?

Iwo Jima and Okinawa.

What are the benefits of island hopping?

Island hopping benefit was the ability to pick and choose the battle. They went to one island and bombed it and went to the next one. The three Island that was captured by the U.S was Philippines, Okinawa, and Iwo Jima. -Hope this Helps!(^.=)~

How did Iwo Jima fit into the US war strategy in the pacific war?

Iwo Jima was important to the Allies' Island-Hopping strategy with it's airfields and proximity to Japan .

Where did America fight Japanese in World war ll?

they fought in Iwo Jima, Okinawa and Midway Island

What were 25 battles of world war 2?

Battle of Midway, D-Day, Battle of the Coral sea, Battle of Iwo Jima, Pearl harbor,

Name two famous battles during war world 2?

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