The men who raised the second flag over Iwo Jima. Taken on February by Joe Rosenthal. It depicts five United States Marines and a U. Navy corpsman raising the flag of the United States atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II.
Members of the U. Marine Corps Silent Drill team perform at the U. Naval Academy for the Class of Members of the Silent Drill Platoon are hand picked to represent the Marine Corps. I saw them on a trip years ago and they were amazing!
Thomas E. Franklin (born is an American photographer for The Bergen Record, best known for his photograph Raising the Flag at Ground Zero, which depicts firefighters raising the American flag at the World Trade Center after the September 2001 attacks.