Three Marines Who Removed the flag from the U.S. embassy in Cuba 54 years ago are back to raise it once more

In 1961, James Tracy, Mike East and Larry Morris participate in a silent ceremony to remove the U.S. flag for what they thought would be the last time in Cuba. However, today they are back to raise that flag once more as the U.S. officially opens its embassy in Cuba today.

Watch the live feed of that ceremony here

And read more about the history and event here


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