May 10, 1945
(20th AF) Mission 166: 80 B-29s bomb the Amami-O-Shima
naval oil storage facilities; 4 others hit targets of opportunity.
May 30, 1945
(20th AF) P-47s
hit shipping and a lighthouse at Amami-O-Shima.
May 31, 1945
(20th AF) Eight P-47s strafe buildings, barracks,
and seaplane ramps at Amami-O-Shima.
June 1, 1945
(20th AF) P-47s fly strafing and rocket
attacks against Amami Gunto.
June 3, 1945
(20th AF) P-47s on a heckler patrol strafe targets of opportunity
June 5, 1945
(20th AF) P-47s patrol over Amami Gunto and strafe a lighthouse.
June 6, 1945
(20th AF) P-47s patrol over Amami Gunto, strafing a lighthouse
June 13, 1945
(20th AF) P-47s
strafe and fire rockets at targets on Amami-O-Shima
June 16, 1945
(20th AF) P-61s
fly night intruder missions over Amami Gunto bombing various
targets of opportunity.
June 17. 1945
(20th AF) P-47s bomb and strafe targets on Amami Gunto. Two P-61s fly an unsuccessful (due to weather) intruder strike over Amami Gunto
June 19, 1945
(20th AF) 16 P-47s
patrol uneventfully over Amami-O-Shima.
June 20, 1945
(20th AF) P-47s bomb and strafe
vessels, buildings, a lighthouse, and a village on Amami Gunto.
June 22, 1945
(20th AF) 40+ P-47s fly combat patrols
over Amami Gunto claiming 11 Japanese aircraft downed.
June 23, 1945
(20th AF) P-47s during their return flight, attack two boats off Amami Gunto.
June 27, 1945
(20th AF) During the night of 27/28 Jun, five P-61s
fly intruder attacks, hitting vessels off Amami Gunto.
July 17, 1945
(FEAF) P-51s over Kyushu and the N Ryukyu Islands attack shipping, severely
damaging a 10,000-ton cargo vessel in the harbor on Amami-O-Shima.