Uncommon Valor: the Battle of Iwo Jima
Uncommon Valor on Iwo Jima
The Battle of Iwo Jima proved to be one of the most harrowing battles of the Second World War. The stories of our veterans who saw action on that small island in the Pacific are too significant to go untold. As we continue to commemorate the 70th anniversary of this epic battle, we reflect on the stores that we have collected over the years. Here are some stories of Iwo Jima veterans from the 2008 American Veterans Center Annual Conference.