US Marine Corps War Memorial
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About this place
The United States Marine Corps War Memorial represents this nation's gratitude to Marines and those who have fought beside them. While the statue depicts one of the most famous incidents of World War II, the memorial is dedicated to all Marines who have given their lives in the defense of the USA.
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Famous Statue of Marines raising the American Flag on Iwo Jima during WW2. Marine Parades during the summer.
Spectacular Memorial with stunning views of the monuments. Walk over to the Netherlands Carillon for the best views of the monuments.
Sid And Eric
August 04, 2016
Beautiful monument dedicated to the US Marine Corps. Statue is of US Marines planting the American flag at Iwo Jima during World War II. Site also has beautiful views of Washington, DC.