US Colors Raised Over Shuri Castle, Okinawa, Japan, May 1945

"Lt. Col. Richard P. Ross, commander of 1st Battalion, 1st Marines braves sniper fire to place the division's colors on a parapet of Shuri Castle on 30 May. This flag was first raised over Cape Gloucester and then Peleliu."

Taken on 1945-05-29
Source National Park Service/Wikipedia
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Uploaded by northway on 2014-09-07


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