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Unformatted text preview: Americans and the soldiers.-February 23, 1945 American Flag Raising at Iwo Jima Raising the American flag at Mount Suribachi was the second time it had happened during the war but it was the more significant of the two. This event was significant Americans because it showed the morale of Americans and its soldiers. -August 6, 9, 1945 Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki The atomic bombs that were dropped on these two cities in Japan came during the final stages of World War II, This was significant to Americans because it signaled the end of the war. The war was starting to end and American families got back to normal as they welcomed home family members....
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This note was uploaded on 12/05/2010 for the course HIS125 9021314933 taught by Professor Doreenpauley during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '09