Remembering a WWII Death Trap -- and a Miraculous Rescue

Sixty-five years ago today, U.S. Marines iconically raised the American flag atop Mt. Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima.


A wonderful account, but it was no miracle. It was a well thought out, well timed, and perfectly executed operation - just what we’d expect from experienced soldiers who knew what they were doing.

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