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Monday, March 26, 2012

Iwo Jima Secured by US Marines 67 Years Ago Today

67 Years ago, over 6,000 men died in the effort to take Iwo Jima and provide a stepping stone on the way to Japan. That was an era in which valor was common. May we never forget the men who died there, and never forget to honor their memories.

Visit Old Time Radio for some radio reporting from Iwo Jima as it happened.

And here is the Academy Award winning film, "The Sands of Iwo Jima"...

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