Images: Thousands pay respects to those who perished during Battle of Okinawa [Image 3 of 5]
Photo by Cpl. Matthew Manning
Dennis Provencher lays a wreath next to the Cornerstone of Peace in a ceremony prior to the 2013 Okinawa Memorial Service for All War Dead June 23. Thousands gathered during the ceremony to pay their respects to more than 240,000 civilians and military members that perished during the Battle of Okinawa. Provencher is the post commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9723.
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Date Posted:06.27.2013 20:11
Location:ITOMAN, OKINAWA, JP