Group seeks to name Navy ship for Iwo Jima photographer

FILE- In this Dec. 20, 1994 file photo, Joe Rosenthal, who took the iconic Iwo Jima flag raising photo in World War II, poses at the New Pisa Bar and restaurant in San Francisco. On Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, which would have been Rosenthal’s 106th birthday, a group will deliver their petition with over 2,000 signatures and a letter requesting a future USS Joe Rosenthal to Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer, who is responsible for naming ships. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)


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