Ira Hayes

Ira Hamilton Hayes (January 12, 1923 – January 24, 1955) was a Pima Native American and an American Marine who was one of the six men immortalized in the iconic photograph of the flag raising on Iwo Jima during World War II. Hayes was an enrolled member of the Gila River Indian Community in Sacaton, Arizona, and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps Reserve on August 24, 1942. He trained as a... Read more at Wikipedia

Date of Birth: 12-Jan-1923

Place of Birth: Gila River Indian Community, , United States of America

Date of Death: 24-Jan-1955

Profession: Military

Nationality: United States of America

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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