Back to homepage

Tag "3rd Marine Division"

Combat Zone: The ‘Hell on Earth’ That Was Iwo Jima

Combat Zone: The ‘Hell on Earth’ That Was Iwo Jima

On a wind-whipped morning in February 1945, 24-year-old Marine Sgt. Harry Roberson hunkered in a half-track churning across a black-sand beach at the base of Mt. Suribachi, his pulse racing. He and fellow soldiers in the 3rd Marine Division had

Read Full Article