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21 results for IWOJIMA

12 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for iwo jima.

DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Apr 20, 201625ASite of an iconic war photoTom McCoy
Fri Aug 1, 201412DIt means "sulfur island" in JapaneseAshton Anderson and James Mulhern
Wed Sep 19, 201243DSetting for Clint Eastwood's "Flags of Our Fathers"Michael Shteyman
Mon Aug 4, 200813A1945 battle site with a flag-raisingOliver Hill
Sun Jul 6, 200889D"Flags of Our Fathers" settingBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sat Feb 9, 200859AWhere Mt. Suribachi isShannon Burns
Sun May 1, 200516DSite of a noted flag-raisingJoe DiPietro
Sat Feb 8, 200340DWhere "Uncommon valor was a common virtue": NimitzPatrick Berry
Sat Feb 5, 200024DMt. Suribachi siteChuck Deodene
Sun Jun 22, 199759DSite of a famous flag-raisingMatt Gaffney
Fri May 16, 199748AVictory site of March 1945Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Nov 15, 19952D1945 Pacific battle siteMatt Gaffney

3 results for IWOJIMA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jan 2, 2011acrosticGSetting for a famous patriotic photo (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Oct 20, 2002acrosticISite of a famous flag-raising (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Jul 7, 2002diagramless58ASee 23-AcrossFred Piscop

6 results for IWOJIMA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Jun 28, 19853DMt. Suribachi's localeRhonda KrausMaleska
Mon Apr 18, 19558AIsland of a classic photo.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Aug 3, 195118ASite of Mt. Suribachi.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 11, 19458AScene of famous flag-raising epic.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Jun 24, 19451A7th War Loan island.A. H. CookFarrar
Sun Mar 18, 194548DWhere the flag flies on Mt. Suribachi.L. K. PetersFarrar