Marine Barracks Washington, D.C.


Marine Barracks Washington, D.C.

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February, 2010

Remembering the Flag Raising on Iwo Jima February 23, 2010 — To commemorate the 65th anniversary of the flag raising on Mt. Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima, servicemembers, veterans, and supporters gathered at the Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington, Va., Feb. 23.Roughly 150 guests attended the event hosted by Marine Barracks Washington. The ceremony featured a performance by the U.S. Marine Band, MORE