The Marine Corps War Memorial is a national memorial near Rosslyn, Virginia. It was built in 1953 and is dedicated to all U.S. Marine Corps personnel who died in the defense of the United States since 1775.
2 days after people: The bronze soldiers of the Marine Corps War Memorial still strain to lift the American flag.
6 months after people: A harsh wind blows the statue's flag away.
300 years after people: The Marine Corps War Memorial continues to remain recognizable.