Sunday, 24 October 2010

American Flag on Mount Suribachi, Iwo Jima (Island in Pacific Ocean, World War II) - February 24, 1945



American Flag on Mount Suribachi, Iwo Jima (Island in Pacific Ocean, World War II) - February 24, 1945:
  • After American troops landed on the island of Iwo Jima in the Pacific Ocean, one of the first tasks was the taking of Mount Suribachi.
  • On the 4th day of the battle (February 24), Joe Rosenthal, made this photograph.
  • It shows 5 Marines & a medic, setting an American flag on top of Mount Suribachi.
Image: from TinyPic.com
Tags: American Flag - Joe Rosenthal - Iwa Jima - Mount Suribachi - Pacific Ocean - WWII
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