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Oral Historian Mark DePue presents, Iwo Jima & Okinawa: Brutal Combat on the Doorstep of Japan
Mr. DePue brings together audio clips, video, maps and photos to tell the story of two horrible World War II battles: Iwo Jima and Okinawa. Learn what made the tiny island of Iwo Jima so critical and why the battle lasted weeks instead of days. Find out why the invasion of Okinawa was so fierce that it has been called a "typhoon of steel."
Event begins at 6:30pm. Doors will open at 6:00pm. E-TICKET MUST BE PRESENTED FOR ENTRY (printed or on digital device)