Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima is an historic photograph taken on February 23, 1945, by Joe Rosenthal. It depicts five U. S. Marines and a U.S. Navy corpsman raising the flag of the U. S. atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima in WW II.It became the only photograph to win the Pulitzer Prize for Photography in the same year as its publication, and came to be regarded in the U. S. as one of the most significant and recognizable images of the war.
Memorial Day Weekend is around the corner and the weather is warm and sunny. Why not celebrate another way this year and ring in the summer with the ultimate weekend getaway. A.W.O.L. Boulevard will take over the City of Angels at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel for an unparalleled event you don’t want to miss. Glitz and glamour meet pool party revelry as the experience visits this historic hotel in the heart of Hollywood. Visit www.xplorela.com