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36 Results for OKINAWA

6 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, August 1, 20101DBattle site of 1945Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, September 29, 20084DPacific island in major W.W. II fightingSharon Delorme
Wednesday, February 13, 20023DPacific battle siteSteven Picus
Sunday, October 14, 200161DLanding site of 4/1/45Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, April 15, 199727D1945 island dogfight siteJonathan Schmalzbach
Sunday, March 5, 199553DPat O'Brien W.W. II filmA.J. Santora

3 results for OKINAWA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 19, 2013acrosticTWhere karate originatedEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
December 29, 2002acrosticQIsland where karate was developedEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
July 7, 2002diagramless18AW.W. II Pacific battle siteFred Piscop

27 results for OKINAWA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, October 8, 199311DLargest of the RyukyusRand H. BurnsTaub
Saturday, July 12, 198048ALargest of the Ryukyu IslandsElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Saturday, June 25, 197751ALargest of the Ryukyu IslandsHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Thursday, January 23, 196421AIsland in Ryukyu chain.Joseph S. CrowellFarrar
Wednesday, February 28, 196238DHistoric island of SW Pacific.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 1, 19581APacific bastion.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 31, 195761ARyukyu island.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, October 3, 195481DLocale of "Teahouse."John WilligFarrar
Tuesday, August 24, 195452ALocale of "The Tea House."Anthony MorseFarrar
Sunday, February 14, 195481DIts capital is Naha.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, January 17, 195481DScene of the "Teahouse" play.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, July 19, 195315DRyukyu island.Harold T. BersFarrar
Friday, January 23, 195339DHistoric Ryukyu Island.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, July 12, 195217ALargest of the Ryukyu Islands.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 16, 195141AIsland SW of Japan, now a U. S. base.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 7, 1951115DU. S. island base S. of Japan.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, August 19, 195114DU. S.–occupied Japanese island.Charles CrossFarrar
Thursday, February 8, 195142DScene of great victory of World War II.Harold T. BersFarrar
Friday, December 15, 19502DScene of history's greatest sea-land-air combat, 1945.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, March 12, 19508ARyukyu island.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, July 28, 1946123DRyukyu Island.A. H. CookFarrar
Sunday, December 2, 19451DGateway to Japan.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sunday, November 25, 194560AWhere Gen. Buckner fell.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, November 11, 19451ARyuku Island.Louis BaronFarrar
Sunday, September 30, 19457DFuture U. S. Pacific base.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, July 29, 19452DCostliest Pacific battle.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, February 4, 1945109DLargest Ryukyu isle.Jack LuzzattoFarrar