US Marine Corps Colonel Clifton Cates with his mother, 26 Mar 1943Senior US military officers saluting as Forrest Sherman
US Marine Corps Colonel Clifton Cates with his mother, 26 Mar 1943Senior US military officers saluting as Forrest Sherman's body arrived at Washington National Airport, Virginia, United States, 25 Jul 1951


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"The raising of that flag on Suribachi means a Marine Corps for the next 500 years."

James Forrestal, Secretary of the Navy, 23 Feb 1945