Saturday, October 27, 2012

The First Flag Raisers of Iwo Jima

More from Betty Michels McMahon who attended a Pillars of Honor program today in memory of her father, Jimmy Michels, a marine who was one of the first flag raisers on Iwo Jima.


For more on Jimmy Michels and the first flag raising, see the following posts:

http://www.boysofwwii.blogspot.com/2011/04/letter-from-jimmy-michels.html

http://www.boysofwwii.blogspot.com/2011/04/two-flags-of-iwo-jima-i-met-him-in.html

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