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Iwo Jima Flag Raising

As the wife of a Marine, I know to call this iconic photograph taken by Joe Rosenthal the 2nd flag raising on Iwo Jima.  The date was February 23, 1945 and the image inspired a nation, winning Mr. Rosenthal a Pulitzer Prize in

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Lt. Gen. Lewis Burwell “Chesty” Puller, USMC

When Terry graduated from boot camp on Parris Island in March of 1990, I was there to pick him up. I remember he was full of excitement – both to see me and to start his life in the Corps.

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