Click here to see the Memorial at Iwo Jima in 2001
On 23 February, 1945, on the summit of the volcanic Mt. Suribachi, Iwo Jima, marines raise
a flag that could be seen from a great distance. This Pulitzer Prize winning photo by AP
Photographer Joe Rosenthal inspired the creation of the heroic Iwo Jima monument in
Arlington National Cemetery.
Marines go ashore at Guadalcanal.
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