Betty Bradley

 

 

Age: 89

 

Summary: philanthropist and widow of famous World War II Iwo Jima flag-raiser John Bradley (d. 1994) whose son James Bradley had wrote a bestseller called Flags of Our Fathers, which followed the stories from each of the six Marines captured in a famous photograph on Feb. 23, 1945 as they raised the American flag atop Mount Suribachi in Japan and was turned into a 2006 movie directed by Clint Eastwood.

 

 

Cause of Death: Aftereffects of a stroke

 

Born: January 23, 1924

 

Died: September 12, 2013

 

Location: Alton Bay, New Hampshire