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CATEGORY: U.S. Marine Corps
Marine Corps Will Investigate Identity of Flag-Raisers at Iwo Jima
May 6, 2016

The U.S. Marines Corps recently launched an investigation into claims that some of the servicemen seen raising the U.S. flag in a famous World War II photo were misidentified. Read More

Remembering the Battle of Okinawa
June 19, 2015

The nearly three-month battle for Okinawa that ended on June 22, 1945 was the last—and the bloodiest—clash between Japanese and U.S. forces in the Pacific during World War II. Read More

The Battle of Iwo Jima Begins, 70 Years Ago
February 18, 2015

Seventy years after U.S. Marines began the invasion of Iwo Jima, take a look back at one of the most hard-fought battles of World War II. Read More

9 Things You May Not Know About the U.S. Armed Forces
September 29, 2014

Delve into the history of America’s military. Read More