FILE - In this June 4, 1945 file photo, President Harry Truman, left, is presented with a bronze statue by sculptor Felix de Weldon, center, and Associated Press photographer Joe Rosenthal at the ... more 
FILE - In this June 4, 1945 file photo, President Harry Truman, left, is presented with a bronze statue by sculptor Felix de Weldon, center, and Associated Press photographer Joe Rosenthal at the White House in Washington. The sculpture, depicting five Marines and a Navy Corpsman raising the flag on the island of Iwo Jima, was inspired by a photo taken by Rosenthal, Feb. 23, 1945. The original 12 1/2-foot-tall statue created by de Weldon soon after Rosenthal took his picture in 1945 is being auctioned Feb. 22, 2013, in New York. (AP Photo/File) less 
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