The island of Okinawa is declared secure. For the United States, this was the bloodiest campaign of the Pacific War, with over 62,000 casualties. In addition, 28 ships are sunk by Japanese bombs and kamikazes, with another 368 damaged. Meanwhile, Japanese combat losses come to 96,000, with a further 7800 aircraft shot down. Finally, an estimated 150,000 Okinawan civilians are killed or injured in the fighting.