Pacific 1939-1945

Iwo Jima: Task Instructions

The key question: Why was the battle for Iwo Jima so important to America?

Your task: You work as a tour guide in the park where the US Marine Corps Memorial is situated. Decide how you would explain the memorial and its history to visitors.

Click on the starter source for more details then open the source box.

Download a PDF of this whole investigation.

Go back to the Investigations Map