I literally cried reading that because being from a family of fallen heroes and current active duty it hits so close to home even with an interest in a certain marine I couldn't help but think of the ones I love. By God. By love. By glory. All gave some and some gave all.
the raising of the flag on iwo jima, taken during the battle of iwo jima by joe rosenthal. the picture depicts the marines and sailor who raised the second flag over iwo jima: sgt michael strank, cpl harlon block, pfc franklin sousley, pfc rene gagnon, pfc ira hayes, pm2 john bradley.