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1

what camp

camp tarwa

2

when

dec 1944

3

how long was the battle

35 days

4

who were the 6 that raised the second flag

Rene Gagnan
Ira Hayes
John Doc Bradley
Franklin Sousely
Harlon Block
Micheal Strank

5

who was mistaken as one of the 6 that raised the flag

Henry Hank Hansen

6

who identified the people in the photo

Rene Gagnan

7

why didn't Ira want to be recognized

he didn't want to go back to the states

8

who was the leader of the squad

Mike

9

who wasn't recognized in the picture

harlon Block

10

block's mother knew what?

that her son was in the picture even though he wasn't identified

11

what is the name of the mountain

mount Suribachi

12

who went to texas to tell harlon's father that his son was in the picture

ira

13

ira died in 1955 at the age of 32 due to

alcohol

14

rene gagnan died in 1979 at the age of 54 while working

his own travel agency and apartment complex

15

john doc bradley died in 1994 and never told his family about

his wartime experience

16

john's son _____ researched , interviewed, and published a book in 2000 about the flag raising

james bradley

17

movie was published in

2006

18

movie directed by

clint eastwood

19

who took the photo

rosenthall

20

who was john's buddy

iggy

21

flag raised by 5 _____ and 1 ____

united states marines
navy hospital coremen