71 years ago today, U.S. Marines raised Old Glory on top of Mt. Suribachi on Iwo Jima. No safe spaces. No trigger warnings. Just heroes:

Over 6800 Americans were killed with almost 20,000 wounded during the battle. The official account of the USMC is posting videos of the battle under the hashtag #TweetsFromIwo. Check it out:

You can follow @USMC here as the post updates to their feed throughout the day.

Tags: Iwo Jima