Iwo Jima: 19 February 1945

“When daylight broke on D-Day, Feb. 19, 1945, I almost felt sorry for the Japanese,” he says. “I never dreamed the U.S. Navy had that many ships! 

Marshall Blake, Iwo Jima Veteran

Sometimes words are not necessary…….The photographs tell the story better than anyone ever could.

United States Marines (foreground) blow up a cave connected to a Japanese blockhouse on Iwo Jima, 1945.

Good read…..with Marshall Blake, Iwo Jima veteran.


Calamity Jane