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Question 1: A version also stands on the parade ground at ________, South Carolina,
Marine Corps Recruit Depot San DiegoMarine Corps Air Station BeaufortUnited States Marine CorpsMarine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island

Question 2: Artists later used the photo as a model for the United States Marine Corps War Memorial, commonly referred to as "The Iwo Jima Memorial", at Arlington, and the ________ put the photo on a U.S.
United States ConstitutionU.S. stateUnited States CongressUnited States Postal Service

Question 3: On September 15, 2006, he was posthumously awarded the Distinguished Public Service Medal by the ________.
United States ArmyUnited States armed forcesUnited States NavyUnited States Marine Corps

Question 4: [2] His interest in photography started as a hobby in San Francisco, California, during the ________, where he lived with his brother while looking for work.
Federal Reserve SystemRepublican Party (United States)United StatesGreat Depression

Question 5: [4] Wire services flashed the iconic ________ winning photograph around the world in time to appear in the Sunday newspapers on February 25, 1945.
1999 Pulitzer PrizePulitzer Prize for Fiction1985 Pulitzer PrizePulitzer Prize

Question 6: [5] On April 13, 1996, Rosenthal was named an honorary Marine by then Commandant of the Marine Corps General ________.
Alfred M. Gray, Jr.Louis H. Wilson, Jr.James L. JonesCharles C. Krulak

Question 7: The citation, signed by ________ Donald C. Winter reads:[6]
United States Secretary of the NavyUniformed services of the United StatesUnited States armed forcesMilitary awards of the United States Department of the Navy

Question 8: He then later joined the ________.
Houston ChronicleSeattle Post-IntelligencerSan Francisco ChronicleTimes Union (Albany)

Question 9: Joseph Rosenthal was born on October 9, 1911 in Washington, D.C. His parents were Russian ________ immigrants; however, he converted to Catholicism during his youth.


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