Ira Hayes - A Marine and one of three survivors of the men who raised the American Flag over Mt. Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima in WWII
War is a horribly fascinating thing, however much man may hate it.
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US Medics on Iwo Jima
[Photo] Flame thrower in use against Japanese holding out in a cave along Iwo Jima's northern coastal cliffs, 8 April 1945 | World War II Database
February 20, 2015 "Among the Americans Serving on Iwo Jima Island, Uncommon Valor was a
[Photo] US Marine mortar team, Iwo Jima, Japan, 1945 | World War II Database
[Photo] US 4th Marine Division cemetery, Iwo Jima, Japan, Mar 1945 | World War II Database
[Photo] US Marines scoring a direct hit on a Japanese pillbox, Iwo Jima, Japan, 19 Feb 1945 | World War II Database
iwo jima Combat Footage follows the servicemen through the battle in rough chronological order, from the bombardment of the island by warships and carrier-based airplanes to the final breakdown of resistance.
US Marines digging in on a beach at Iwo Jima, Japan, 21 Feb 1945
With his hands in the air, the first of 20 Japanese emerges from a cave on Iwo Jima, on April 5, 1945. The group had been hiding for several days. (AP Photo/U.S. Army Signal Corps)