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Joe Rosenthal; Iwo Jima Photographer


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#1 Kai-Petri

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Posted 23 August 2006 - 10:07 AM

Joe Rosenthal - the man who took the iconic photograph of six US WWII troops raising their country's flag over Iwo Jima - has died aged 94.

http://news.bbc.co.u...cas/5270434.stm

Rest in piece Joe!
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Posted 23 August 2006 - 10:07 AM

Joe Rosenthal, Pulitzer-prizewinning photographer who took the famous photo of US Marines raising the flag on Mount Suribachi, died on August 20th.
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Posted 23 August 2006 - 10:51 AM

Great timing, Martin!

And congrats on going over the 7K mark!

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