Iwo Jima monument in dire need of a rescue mission

A nonprofit "friends" group has formed to work with the National Park Service and Marine Corps representatives to raise funds to improve the Iwo Jima monument.

Funds are being raised to make improvements to the Iwo Jima war memorial, including a museum-grade cleaning and wax sealing. (Rod Lamkey Jr./Special to The Washington Times)

Funds are being raised to make improvements to the Iwo Jima war memorial, including a museum-grade cleaning and wax sealing. (Rod Lamkey Jr./Special to The Washington Times)

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