/files/images/authors/picture/ira-hayes_quotes.png

Ira Hayes - Quotes

There are 4 quotes by Ira Hayes at 95quotes.com. Find your favorite quotations and top quotes by Ira Hayes from this hand-picked collection . Feel free to share these quotes and sayings on Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr & Twitter or any of your favorite social networking sites.

I am not a hero but the brave men who died deserved this honor.

I am not a hero but the brave men who died deserved this honor.

The real heroes were my good buddies who died during the battles. ---->>>

I was sick. I guess I was about to crack up thinking about all my good buddies. They were better men than me and they're not coming back. Much less back to the White House, like me. ---->>>

No one ever complains about a speech being too short! ---->>>

Biography

Name: Ira Hayes
Nationality: American
Born: 01-12, 1923
Birthplace:
Die: 01-24, 1955
Occupation: Soldier
Website:

Ira Hamilton Hayes (January 12, 1923 – January 24, 1955) was a Pima Native American and a United States Marine who was one of the six flag raisers immortalized in the iconic photograph of the flag raising on Iwo Jima during World War II. Hayes was an enrolled member of the Gila River Pima Indian Reservation (1859) located in the Pinal and Maricopa counties in Arizona (wikipedia)