The Island of Bougainville - This place was where a Marine unit known as the Raiders were stationed.
Suribachi - This was the volcanic mountain where Americans raised the flag.
Iwo Jima - This was the smallest Japanese Island and was where one of the bloodiest battles in American story was fought.
Appleton, WI - This was where one soldier married his childhood sweetheart and raised eight children.
Oakland, CA - This was where one soldier was stationed for his first assignment at a military hospital.
The Tarawa Atoll - This was the location of the Japanese Navy's first defeat, which was also a moral and strategic victory for Americans.
Washington, D.C. - This was where three of the surviving flag soldiers were assigned to lead the national war bond drive.
San Diego, CA - This was where the flag raisers met while they trained for...
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