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September 24th, 2005

The Iwo Jima Memorial Arlington, VA


The Iwo Jima Memorial honors the Marines who served during that specific battle, on the island of Iwo Jima in 1945.  It's located on a hill overlooking Washington DC, in Arlington, VA, in a section of the city known as Rosslyn, just outside Ft Meyers Marine base and adjacent to a section of Arlington National Cemetery. Arlington Blvd and Meade St, Arlington, VA 22201.  It's just outside of Washington DC and is often considered a part of Washington DC.  It's free and open to the public; every day of the week, all hours.  There is no gift shops, food places, restrooms around the statue and the general public is not allowed on the base.  It's a gorgeous statue, modeled after the Pulitzer prize-winning photograph.


Left to Right: Two photos of the Iwo Jima Memorial

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