Ira Hayes at Marine Corps Paratroop School, 1943Raising the US flag atop Mount Suribachi by Joe Rosenthal, Iwo Jima, Japan, 23 Feb 1945US Marines posing with the second flag atop Mount Suribachi, Iwo Jima, Japan, 23 Feb 1945Ira Hayes with a photograph of the second flag raising on Iwo Jima, Japan, date unknown
Ira Hayes at Marine Corps Paratroop School, 1943Raising the US flag atop Mount Suribachi by Joe Rosenthal, Iwo Jima, Japan, 23 Feb 1945US Marines posing with the second flag atop Mount Suribachi, Iwo Jima, Japan, 23 Feb 1945Ira Hayes with a photograph of the second flag raising on Iwo Jima, Japan, date unknown
Ira Hayes with a photograph of the second flag raising on Iwo Jima, Japan, date unknownIra Hayes, left, Mayor Fletcher Bowron, seated, and Sgt Henry Reed, survivor of the Bataan Death March, at Bowron
Ira Hayes with a photograph of the second flag raising on Iwo Jima, Japan, date unknownIra Hayes, left, Mayor Fletcher Bowron, seated, and Sgt Henry Reed, survivor of the Bataan Death March, at Bowron's office, Los Angeles, California, United States, 23 Mar 1947
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