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Collecting autographs of Iwo Jima

The Ozaukee Press has an interesting story about John Beele, who has been collecting the signatures of servicemen who fought in the battle of Iwo Jima. Everywhere he goes, he seeks out servicemen who fought in the battle of Iwo Jima during World War II. When he finds them, he asks

Mass graves found on Iwo Jima

Two mass graves containing the bodies of up to 2,000 Japanese soldiers have been found on the island of Iwo Jima. A team of Japanese searchers has discovered 51 remains in two areas listed by the U.S. military after the war as enemy cemeteries, one of which could contain as

WWII hero’s death mask finally buried with him

The death mask of a U.S. marine who raised the flag at Iwo Jima has finally been buried with the hero. When Ira Hayes was alive, his image was captured in one of the most famous battle photographs ever taken - the World War II picture of U.S. Marines raising the

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