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|Iwo Jima Memorial. Date Photo Taken, 2/23/2010 9:58:00 AM. Byline, Cpl. Priscilla Sneden. VRIN#, 100223-M-0898S-137.JPG. Unit, Headquarters Marine Corps. Dateline, ARLINGTON, Va.|
Caption, The Marine Barracks Washington color guard, firing party, and Marine Corps Band, as well as Marines of Headquarters Battalion, Headquarters Marine Corps, participated in the 65th anniversary wreath laying ceremony, Feb. 23, 2010, in remembrance of the historic Iwo Jima flag-raisings in 1945.
The ceremony honored the sacrifices of the Marines and sailors who fought the epic battle and the fallen Marines of all wars, to whom the memorial is dedicated.