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Iwo To (硫黄島, Iō-tō, "sulfur island"),[2] ken in Inglis/Scots as Iwo Jima (Aboot this soondlisten ), is an island o the Japanese Volcano Islands chain sooth o the Ogasawara Islands an thegether wi them form the Ogasawara Airchipelago an aa kent as the Bonin Islands. It wis the location o the Battle o Iwo Jima.

Iwo Jima
Native name: 硫黄島
Geografie
Location Paceefic Ocean
Coordinates 24°47′N 141°19′E / 24.783°N 141.317°E / 24.783; 141.317
Airchipelagae Volcano Islands
Aurie 21 km2 (8.1 sq mi)
Heichest elevation 161 m (528 ft)
Heichest point Moont Suribachi[1]
Admeenistration
Subprefectur Ogasawara Subprefectur
Demografics
Population No native population (militar personnel anly)

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