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German soldiers receiving treatment from British doctors (WW)

Germans Surrender at Stalingrad  Feb 2, 1943  The contest for Stalingrad was over. The airlift that Hitler had ordered to assist his besieged forces failed. Some 147,200 German soldiers were killed in the futile effort to occupy the city. Another 91,000 surrendered, including 24 generals. Berlin acknowledged its defeat in this battle and announced that "the victims of this army, a corps [in pursuit of] of a historic European goal, were not in vain." Germany proclaimed three days of national…

The Soviet partisans were members of a resistance movement which fought a guerrilla war against the Axis occupation of the Soviet Union during World War II.

A shell-shocked British soldier captured by the Germans during WW1, Shell shock was a common cause of crippling injury, usually without any physical trauma. Shell-shocked troops suffered from the effect of blast on the central nervous system experiencing severe disorientation, deafness, emetic syndrome, trembling, and often inability to stand.

A shell-shocked British soldier captured by the Germans, 1918 (IWM Imperial War Museum, London, England)

Last survivor re-lives the horrors of Passchendaele

War-weary British soldiers at Passchendaele, [of the British Empire soldiers who lost their lives during that bloody battle around were British & thousands of the SADF].

Саке для японских пилотов-камикадзе. Вторая мировая. 40-е.

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WW1 - French soldiers carrying a wounded soldier through the mud of the trenches.

WWI - French soldiers carrying a wounded soldier through the mud of the trenches.

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