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Marine Corps War Memorial

by Globetrotter on 05 July 2008EN
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The Marine Corps War Memorial was built in 1954 to remember all soldiers of the United States Marine Corps killed in action. Its design is based on a popular photo of the "Battle of Iwo Jima" in WWII. It is located near Arlington National Cemetery.

www.nps.gov/gwmp/usmc.htm

 
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