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Three of us actually raised the flag–Lieutenant Harold G. Schrier, our company executive officer, Sergeant H.O. Hansen of Boston, and myself. But the rest of the men had just as big a part in it as we did.”Thomas continued to point out that although he felt “mighty proud,” he did not consider himself a hero, or that he had done anything that the others hadn’t also done.”(PltSgt Thomas, speaking to the media and Navy/Marine Corps top brass just a couple days after the flag raising on Iwo Jima!)

THE FLAG-RAISING AT IWO JIMA!!!Morning, 1020, on 23 February 1945, Mount Suribachi, Iwo Jima, our national colors raised for the first time ever over the Japanese Empire! http://www.freerepublic.com/~gunnyg/ The combat patrol of 40-men of Easy Company 2/28, 5th Marine Division, … Continue reading

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Marines Investigate Possible Error in Iconic Iwo Jima Photo ‹ Reader — WordPress.com

TIMEtime.comMarines Investigate Possible Error in Iconic Iwo Jima Photo TIME23m ago photographyThe Marine Corps confirmed on Friday that it has started investigating whether it misidentified one of the men who appears in the iconic World War II photo depicting the … Continue reading

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Gunny G: The Flag Raising @ Iwo Jima…and…Ray Jacobs…

THE FLAG-RAISING AT IWO JIMA!!! Morning, 1020, on 23 February 1945, Mount Suribachi, Iwo Jima, our national colors raised for the first time ever over the Japanese Empire!                       ***** … Continue reading

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James Forrestal- Early Zionist Hit-Job? – henrymakow.com

November 17, 2014forrestal-with-truman.jpgleft, Forrestal receives a medal from President Truman James V. Forrestal 1892-1949 was America‘s first Secretary of Defensefrom 1947-1949. He opposed the creation of the state of Israel. His ruthless murder was covered up by the Zionist-controlled press. … Continue reading

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Gunny G: ABOUT THAT FLAG RAISING AND RAY JACOBS !!!!! …..

Articles, Stories, History, Controversial, etc. GyG: THE GLOBE and ANCHOR–The Best Of Gunny G’s… Weblog! GYG’s USMC History, Traditions, Myths, Legends, etc. Who Raised The Flag At Iwo Jima? THE FLAG-RAISING AT IWO JIMA!!! Morning, 1020, on 23 February 1945, … Continue reading

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The American Flag Daily: Iwo Jima…see gunny g addendum re iwo jima, ray jacobs…

The American Flag Daily: Iwo Jima The American Flag Daily ^ | February 19, 2014 | FlagBearer Posted on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 7:41:44 AM by Master Zinja On this day in 1945, the five-week-long battle of Iwo Jima began … Continue reading

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Dangerous Old Men… “Everybody knows a Walt Kowalski. He is the grizzled Korean War veteran Clint Eastwood played in the movie Gran Torino.”

Dangerous Old Men American Thinker ^ | January 12, 2013 | Ebben Raves Posted on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 1:22:54 PM by Neil E. Wright Everybody knows a Walt Kowalski. He is the grizzled Korean War veteran Clint Eastwood played … Continue reading

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