Historic Joe Rosenthal WW2 Photos - War in the Pacific

Photos by war photographer Joe Rosenthal
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WWII IWO JIMA U.S. INVASION

U.S. Marines of the Fourth Division shield themselves in abandoned Japanese trench and bomb craters formed during U.S. invasion and amphibious landing at Iwo Jima, Japanese Volcano Island stronghold, on Feb. 19, 1945 in World War II. A battered Japanese ship is at right in the background at right. (AP Photo)

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