Urbin Report

Wednesday, February 23, 2005

Sixty Years ago today

Joe Rosenthal photographed six Marines raising the American flag on Mount Suribachi.

John Bradley: Appleton, Wisconsin ...

Franklin Sousley: Hilltop, Kentucky ...

Harlon Block: Weslaco, Texas ...

Ira Hayes: Gila Indian Reservation, Arizona ...

Rene Gagnon: Manchester, New Hampshire ...

Mike Strank: Franklin Borough, Pennsylvania.

Daisy Cutter has more details.

HT to The Mudville Gazette