Photo #: NH 70143-KN (Color)
Insignia of USS Suribachi (AE-21)
This emblem was received in 1970.
It's design features a depiction of the raising of the U.S. flag on Mount Suribachi, Iwo Jima, in February 1945, plus symbols representing the ship's mission of ammunition transporation and delivery.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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18 February 2000