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Old 04-04-2014, 10:43 PM   #87
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Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima is a historic photograph taken on February 23, 1945, by Joe Rosenthal. It depicts 5 United States Marines and 1 United States Navy corpsman raising a U.S. flag atop Mount Suribachi, during the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II..

The U.S. Marine Corps had just under 203,000 active duty members and just under 40,000 reserve Marines as of 2010...
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