12 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for iwo jima.
|Wednesday, April 20, 2016||25A||Site of an iconic war photo||Tom McCoy|
|Friday, August 1, 2014||12D||It means "sulfur island" in Japanese||Ashton Anderson and James Mulhern|
|Wednesday, September 19, 2012||43D||Setting for Clint Eastwood's "Flags of Our Fathers"||Michael Shteyman|
|Monday, August 4, 2008||13A||1945 battle site with a flag-raising||Oliver Hill|
|Sunday, July 6, 2008||89D||"Flags of Our Fathers" setting||Brendan Emmett Quigley|
|Saturday, February 9, 2008||59A||Where Mt. Suribachi is||Shannon Burns|
|Sunday, May 1, 2005||16D||Site of a noted flag-raising||Joe DiPietro|
|Saturday, February 8, 2003||40D||Where "Uncommon valor was a common virtue": Nimitz||Patrick Berry|
|Saturday, February 5, 2000||24D||Mt. Suribachi site||Chuck Deodene|
|Sunday, June 22, 1997||59D||Site of a famous flag-raising||Matt Gaffney|
|Friday, May 16, 1997||48A||Victory site of March 1945||Brendan Emmett Quigley|
|Wednesday, November 15, 1995||2D||1945 Pacific battle site||Matt Gaffney|
3 results for IWOJIMA from Variety puzzles.
|January 2, 2011||acrostic||G||Setting for a famous patriotic photo (2 wds.)||Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon|
|October 20, 2002||acrostic||I||Site of a famous flag-raising (2 wds.)||Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon|
|July 7, 2002||diagramless||58A||See 23-Across||Fred Piscop|
6 results for IWOJIMA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.
|Friday, June 28, 1985||3D||Mt. Suribachi's locale||Rhonda Kraus||Maleska|
|Monday, April 18, 1955||8A||Island of a classic photo.||Jack Luzzatto||Farrar|
|Friday, August 3, 1951||18A||Site of Mt. Suribachi.||Unknown||Farrar|
|Sunday, November 11, 1945||8A||Scene of famous flag-raising epic.||Louis Baron||Farrar|
|Sunday, June 24, 1945||1A||7th War Loan island.||A. H. Cook||Farrar|
|Sunday, March 18, 1945||48D||Where the flag flies on Mt. Suribachi.||L. K. Peters||Farrar|