Okinawa, 10 May 1945
The caption on this photograph reads "Through "Death Valley"-Moving on the double, a Marine dashes to a forward point of cover through a hail of Jap machine gun fire. The Marines sustained more than 125 casualties in eight hours while crossing this draw and dubbed in "Death Valley.""
From the Photograph Collection (COLL/3948), Marine Corps Archives & Special Collections
OFFICIAL USMC PHOTOGRAPH