Asked in History, Politics & SocietyWar and Military HistoryUS in WW2US Marine Corps
History, Politics & Society
War and Military History
US in WW2
US Marine Corps
Where is the Iwo Jima memorial located?
Asked in US in WW2, US Marine Corps
Where is the Iwo Jima Memorial Historical Foundation Inc in Newington Connecticut located?
Asked in Military Terminology, US Marine Corps
What is the common name given to the marine corps war memorial?
Asked in New York, New York City
Where is the Iwo Jima Survivors Of New York Memorial Fund Inc in East Meadow New York located?
What were the lava rocks on the Iwo Jima Memorial from?
Asked in US Merchant Marines
What rocks and minerals is the Iwo Jima Memorial made out of?
What war soldiers did Memorial Day originally honor?
Asked in World War 2
What happened in World War 2 after the Americans won the battle of Iwo Jima?
Photos were taken of the Marines who placed the US Flags on the flag pole at the top of the mountain on Iwo Jima. Those photos became very famous. A memorial was created in 1954 to commemorate the horrible battles on Iwo Jima and all the men who fought and died there. The memorial is in Washington DC.
Asked in World War 2, Japan in WW2, US in WW2
How many hands are actually grasping the pole on the Iwo Jima memorial?