Next month marks 70 years since the battle of Iwo Jima.
It's been 70 years since the battle of Iwo Jima, and organizers say it's gotten to difficult for those who fought in that battle to return to Wichita Falls every year.
Veterans gathered at the Wellington to remember those lost in war.
It has almost been 69 years since one of WWII's deadliest battles.
The annual Iwo Jima Reunion is officially underway.
Of the 27 brave men who received the Medal of Honor in the World War II Battle of Iwo Jima, only one survives, and he was in Texoma today to talk with some of today's generation of Marines at Fort Sill.
The annual Iwo Jima reunion starts Friday.
It was almost seven decades ago, but the sacrifices and bravery of the soldiers who fought in one of the bloodiest battles of WWII live on.
Hundreds of Sheppard Elementary School students put their best foot forward to welcome members of the greatest generation.
The 22nd annual Iwo Jima Reunion in Wichita Falls is now over, but not before attendees honored those who never returned from the battle.
of the "greatest generation" gathered for day two of the
Annual Iwo Jima reunion in Wichita Falls. And
this morning their focus was honoring the famous raising of the flag
atop Mount Suribachi.