Monthly Archives: February 2016

Capturing Valor

Iwo Jima February 23, 1945 Five U.S. Marines and a Navy Corpsman Raise the American Flag   On February 19, 1945, the United States invaded Iwo Jima as part of  its strategy to defeat Japan.  Although not originally a target, the relatively … Continue reading

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