• Rarely seen footage from the battle of Iwo Jima reveals more about the US troops who fought and died there

    1 day ago - By Business Insider

    US Marines cheer and hold up their rifles after raising the US flag on Mount Suribachi on Iwo Jima, February 23, 1945.
    Associated Press
    Seventy-six years after the pivotal World War II battle for Iwo Jima, memories of it are largely limited to the famous flag-raising on Mount Suribachi.
    But footage taken by combat cameramen, rarely viewed in the past seven decades, reveals more about the Marines, soldiers, and sailors who fought there.
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