Battle Of Iwo Jima 75th Anniversary
March 1, 2020
February 27, 2020 - The Commandant of the Marine Corps, Gen. David H. Berger, and the 19th Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps, Sgt. Maj. Troy E. Black lay a wreath at the base of the Marine Corps War Memorial in honor of the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima, the ceremony took place in Arlington, VA.
The Marine Corps hosted the ceremony to honor the veterans of World War II including Medal of Honor recipient Hershel "Woody" Williams. The warrior spirit demonstrated by Marines and sailors of yesterday fuel the tradition of warfighters engaging in today’s battlespace.
Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photos by Sgt. Victoria Ross