They fought together as brothers in arms; they died together and now they sleep side by side. To them we have a solemn obligation.
The battle of Iwo Island has been won. The United States Marines by their individual and collective courage have conquered a base which is as necessary to us in our continuing forward movement toward final victory as it was vital to the enemy in staving off ultimate defeat.
It is the function of the Navy to carry the war to the enemy so that it will not be fought on U.S. soil.
No other island received as much preliminary pounding as did Iwo Jima.
Among the men who fought on Iwo Jima, uncommon valor was a common virtue.
We must not again underestimate the Japanese.
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