TITLE

MIA Search on Iwo Jima

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Soldiers;Sep2007, Vol. 62 Issue 9, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the search conducted by an investigative team from the Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command for the remains of Marine Combat cameraman William Genaust. Genaust, who was killed in March 1945 Jima, was the cameraman who filmed the famous scene of U.S. Marines raising the American flag on Iwo Jima in World War II. According to Major Sean Stinchon, the team conducted the investigation to map and survey the southwest side of Hill 362 A and to find the location that matches the circumstances-of-loss' records.
ACCESSION #
26599567

 

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