In honor of the 68th anniversary of the battle of Iwo Jima, we dedicate this edition of “Photo Friday” to all the galant warriors who fought on those eight square miles of hell.
Two U.S. Marines direct flame throwers at Japanese defenses that block the way to Iwo Jima’s Mount Suribachi on March 4, 1945. On the left is Pvt. Richard Klatt, of North Fond Dulac, Wisconsin, and on the right is PFC Wilfred Voegeli.
photo courtesy of: AP Photo/U.S. Marine Corps