|Caption||The first formal raising the American flag over Peleliu, Palau Islands, 27 Sep 1944; note Japanese observation tower ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States Marine Corps|
|Photos on Same Day||27 Sep 1944|
|Photos at Same Place||Peleliu, Palau, Caroline Islands|
|Added By||C. Peter Chen|
|Added Date||3 Aug 2014|
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|Licensing||Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".|
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|WW2-Era Place Name||Peleliu, Palau, Caroline Islands|
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