IWO JIMA CEREMONY
U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Derrick Stevens awaits his cue to hoist the officer flag at the annual commemoration ceremony recognizing the flag raisings on Iwo Jima in 1945. Marines attended the ceremony at the Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington, Va., Feb. 23, 2010. The ceremony honored the sacrifices of the Marines and sailors who fought the epic battle and fallen Marines of all wars.