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What was the US strategy of island hopping in the war in the Pacific?

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June 04, 2015 9:58PM

Considering that this question deals with WW 2 and the war in the Pacific Ocean against Imperial Japan, the US employed a method of freeing islands controlled by the Japanese. This, step by step, brought the power of the US closer and closer to Japan.