Winchester Herald Chronicle

Follow Us On:

Lifestyles

On this day (Feb. 23) in history 1945 – U.S. flag raised on Iwo Jima

Posted on February 23, 2017 at 9:29 am

During the bloody Battle for Iwo Jima, U.S. Marines from the 3rd Platoon, E Company, 2nd Battalion, 28th Regiment of the 5th Division take the crest of Mount Suribachi, the island’s highest peak and most strategic position, and raise the U.S. flag. Marine photographer Louis Lowery was with...
Read more of this story

Lifestyles

Read more Lifestyles Stories

Entertainment

Read more Entertainment Stories

Sports

Read more Sports Stories

Weekly Poll

  • Do you think Michael Flynn was right in stepping down from his position as security adviser?

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...

Education

Read more Education Stories

Lifestyles

Read more Lifestyles Stories

News

Read more News Stories