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U.S. Marines of the 28th Regiment, 5th Division, raise the American flag atop Mount Suribachi on Iwo Jima on Feb. 23, 1945, in a Pulitzer Prize-winning photo by Associated Press photographer Joe Rosenthal. (AP Photo/Joe Rosenthal)

U.S. Marines of the 28th Regiment, 5th Division, raise the American flag atop Mount Suribachi on Iwo Jima on Feb. 23, 1945, in a Pulitzer Prize-winning photo by Associated Press photographer Joe Rosenthal. (AP Photo/Joe Rosenthal)

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