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No matter if you’re a Marine, veteran, or concerned about one, free and confidential help is always available. Please call the Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255 and press 1, text 838255, or visit #SuicidePrevention
Seventy-five years ago today during the Battle of #IwoJima75 , Marines claimed Mount Suribachi and raised the American flag at its summit, creating an unforgettable and iconic moment in American history and patriotism. #WeAreIwo .
#HappyBirthdayMarines! Today, we celebrate our heritage and honor the sacrifices of those who fought before us.