Photo Gallery: Iconic Iwo Jima Flag-Raising Monument, Depicting Pima Indian Marine Ira H. Hayes, Is on the Auction Block
As ICTMN has reported, the original Iwo Jima flag-raising monument created by Felix de Weldon is on the auction block. The monument is the centerpiece of the collection "World War II: The Pacific Theater," which will be auctioned by Bonhams in New York on Friday, February 22.
To read about the monument, how it came to be put up for auction, as well as a history of Pima Marine Ira H. Hayes, who was one of the six Iwo Jima flag-raisers, click here.
Here we present a gallery of photos of items from the Bonhams collection.