in-fire-and-blood asked: In the picture you posted of the flag being raised on Iwo Jima, there's a few things wrong. The first being Sgt. Henry Hansen was not actually the one who raised the flag. It was actually Harlon Block in his place. Second, the position of Ira Hayes and Franklin Sousley are reversed.
Thanks for the info—I just scanned it in from a 1945 reprint of Time so I had no idea. I assumed it was correct, my b.
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