- A city of southwest Nigeria east-northeast of Ibadan. It had been the administrative centre of a Yoruba kingdom from seventeenth into the nineteenth century. Population: 219,000.
- a bloody and extended army procedure which United states marines arrived and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945).
- a bloody and extended procedure regarding the area of Iwo Jima in which American marines landed and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945)