Battle of Okinawa

"typhoon of Steel"

The battle took from April 1—June 22, 1945 involved the 287,000 troops of the U.S. Tenth Army against 130,000 soldiers of the Japanese Thirty-second Army. At stake were air bases vital to the projected invasion of Japan.

Battle of Okinawa

Sunday, April 1st 1945 at 9pm

Okinawa, Japan

The battle of Okinawa took place in Okinawa, Japan and it was between United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand VS Empire of Japan.
During the war the japanease were lead by many geerals but only one stood out the most Mitsuru Ushijima,a high ranking General that had alot of experience about war. the U.S and the allied forces had two great generals that helped there country get the victory and they are Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr, and Admiral Sir Bernard Rawlings.