Monthly Archives: February 2012

67th Anniversary of Iwo Jima Flag Raising

February 23, 2012 was the 67th Anniversary of the historic Flag Raising on Iwo Jima. A ceremony and display of WWII military memorabilia was held at the Iwo Jima Memorial Monument and Park in Newington/New Britain, CT. Mark Adamski, Mark Krob and Ed Tracy from Fleet Marine Force displayed WWII and Iwo Jima battle memorabilia and were dressed in uniforms from the Pacific Battle era. Here are some photos from that day.

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Medal Of Honor Society Convention Gala

The Medal Of Honor Society Convention Gala was held in Charleston, South Carolina on September 30 – October 3, 2010.

Attendee Jeff Jacobs put together this wonderful video of the Medal Of Honor Recipients. There is also a video of the Parris Island Marine Band entering the hall playing ‘Carolina In The Morning’ for the Medal of Honor recipients and guests.  Click HERE or on the photo to view the videos.

Medal of Honor Recipents at the Society Gala 2010

For more information, please visit the Medal of Honor Society Museum aboard the USS Yorktown, in Charleston, SC, or the official Medal of Honor Society website:

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