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Iwo Jima Flag Raising - Photo

Iwo Jima Flag Raising - Photo Famous Historical Events Social Studies Tragedies and Triumphs World War II American History

Image of the iconic photograph - taken by Joe Rosenthal on February 23, 1945 - which depicts the American flag raised over Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima.

Fives Marines and one Sailor raised this flag.

Click on the image for a better view.


Media Credits

Image online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.

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