Awarded-Flag-from-Mount-Suribachi-on-Iwo-jima

Mike Perusich

While serving in the US Air Force 1963 to 1967, I spent 1 year on Iwo Jima AFB 1964 /65 . I was awarded the flag from the famous Marine Monument on Mt Suribachi for airman of the last quarter on my tour of duty. Picture is from the base commander awarding the flag to me

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About Lee Ann Colacioppo

I am the Senior Editor/News at the Denver Post. I have been at The Post sincd 1999 in a variety of positions, including city editor and investigations editor. I previously worked at The Des Moines Register, Greenville, S.C., News and Kingsport, Tenn., Times-News. I'am a Denver native and graduate of Drake University in Des Moines. View all posts by Lee Ann Colacioppo →
  • Nancy

    Thank you so much for your sacrifice outstanding!