War Shots

Norm Hatch and the U.S. Marine Corps Combat Cameramen of World War II

Book Description

  • Story of how military photographers got their shots while storming beaches and assaulting pillboxes with combat troops
  • Hatch filmed With the Marines at Tarawa, which won the 1945 Academy Award for Best Documentary Short Subject
  • New details on the controversy surrounding the famous photo of the flag raising on Iwo Jima
  • Hatch was Person of the Week on ABC World News with Diane Sawyer in March 2010
  • For fans of Flags of Our Fathers, Letters from Iwo Jima, and HBO's The Pacific

    Learn more at Author Charles Jones's website.

  • About Jones, Charles

    Charles Jones, a former staff writer for the Richmond Times-Dispatch, has also written Boys of '67 (978-0-8117-3394-6), which the New York Post called "riveting and entertaining" and which won the Military Writers Society of America's Gold Medal for Best Biography, and Red, White, or Yellow? (978-0-8117-0402-1), for which he embedded with a military unit in Iraq. Jones lives in Richmond, Virginia.