Members of the United States Marine Corps raise the American flag on Mount Suribachi on February 23, 1945 after the Battle of Iwo Jima, one of the most costly battles of the Pacific campaign during World War II. More than 6,000 United States Marines fell during the capture of the island.
part of the exhibition The Uncanny Familiar . Images of Terror@ C/O Berlin
(September 10th to December 4th 2011)