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Flags of Our Fathers - timeline
Monday 19th February: Operation Detachment, the U.S. Marines' invasion of Iwo Jima, is launched.
Friday 23rd February: U.S. Marines raise the American flag atop Mt. Suribachi, the highest point on the island and a key strategic point. (Iwo Jima)