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The Iwo Jima Memorial is about a 20-minute walk from Arlington National Cemetery. The monument is a moving rendition of the iconic image of the second flag-raising on the island of Iwo Jima during World War II. On this day in 1945, during the battle for Iwo Jima, U.S. Marines raised the American flag atop Mt. Suribachi.

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from allposters.com

U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial Arlington National Cemetery Arlington Virginia, USA

United States Marine Corps ~ The Iwo Jima Memorial is located near Arlington cemetery, across the Potomac river from Washington, D.C in Virginia.

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from Viator Travel Blog

Team North America Update: Jules & Brock in Washington DC

The United States Marine Corps War Memorial, better known as the Iwo Jima Memorial depicts one of the most historic battles of World War II, the battle of Iwo Jima. The memorial is dedicated to all marines who have given their lives in battle.

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Washington DC Art, Uncommon Valor, Iwo Jima Memorial, Fine Art Photography, Washington DC Photography, Washington dc skyline

U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima Statue) Washington, DC. I've been here such a cool memorial.

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Iwo Jima Memorial, Washington, DC

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Iwo Jiwa War Memorial .. across the river from Washington DC ~ Arlington, Virginia

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The battle of Iwo Jima, Feb.19-26, 1945. The Iwo Jima Memorial is located near Arlington cemetery, across the Potomac river from Washington, D.C.

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One of the most popular news images of all time – US Marines from the 28th Regiment 5th Div, raise the flag of the United States on Mount Iwo Jima, 1945. This was following the famous Battle of Iwo Jima which has been written and spoken about more than most other battles of WW2. Following this, the United States occupied the island of Iwo Jima until 1968!

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Iwo Jima and the Capitol, Washington D.C.; photo by Dyoshida

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MILITARY HEROES...they keep our freedom for us. I salute you on our country's Independence Day.

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