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Apricots of Roussilon

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in the early 1950s programs were started to issue dog-tags to children. There was concern that in the event of a surprise atomic attack it would be difficult to identify the millions of children killed while at school.

During the Cold War (early programs were started to issue dog-tags to children. There was concern that in the event of a surprise atomic attack it would be difficult to identify the millions of children killed while at school.

“The Waterline was a defensive line made up of dykes, flooded land and moats designed to protect the Netherlands from western attacks. The original Old Hollandic Waterline dated back to the 17th Century. It was rebuilt in the 19th Century after the Napoleonic wars and again modernized after WWI. During Winter soldiers would skate over the ice to pursue a retreating enemy”

1940 : Dutch soldiers on ice-skates “The Waterline was a defensive line made up of dykes, flooded land and moats designed to protect the Netherlands from western attacks. The original Old Hollandic.

The SS.Normandie capsized after going up in flames in New York harbour 1942. Amazing picture.

In the liner SS Normandie caught fire while being converted to a troopship, capsized onto her port side and came to rest on the mud of the Hudson River. Although salvaged at great expense, restoration was deemed too costly and she was scrapped in October