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Veteran near the tank T34-85, in which he fought in the World War II

An old Russian tank veteran finally found the old tank in which he passed through the entire war – standing in a small Russian town as a monument. 30 Of The Most Powerful Images Ever

This is most likely the first photo of a KIA in World War II. This German soldier was killed on the first day of the German invasion of Poland, September 1, 1939, precisely at Hill 179, near Chojnice.

this is most likely the first photo KIA in World War II! this poor German soldier was killed on the first day of the German invasion of Poland, September precisely at Hill 179 near Chojnice

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A Normandy Beach landing photo they don't show in textbooks - Brave women of the Red Cross arriving in 1944 to help the injured troops, WWII.

A typewriter designed to conserve the metal needed for the war effort during World War II, c. 1940s.

A Typewriter Designed To Conserve Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Everett

This is a real typewriter designed to conserve the metal needed for the war effort during World War II, c. But it would be great in any Steam Punk environment

Louis Zamperini - Olympic athlete, WWII  Prisoner of War (Japan) - subject of the book UNBROKEN

Louis Zamperini: former olympian, world war II prisoner of war, and true american hero. Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption is a 2010 non-fiction book by Laura Hillenbrand.

A U.S. soldier mocks Hitler for the camera, World War II. Not the most appropriate of pictures, but the hair is pretty accurate!

Soldier life: U. soldier mocks Hitler for the camera, World War II. The soldiers still have humor through the war

The most intensive Holocaust killing took place in September 1941at the Babi Yar Ravine. More than 33,000 Jews died in just two days.

Holocaust Memorial- Babi Yar Ravine The most intensive Holocaust killing took place in September the Babi Yar Ravine. More than Jews died in just two days.

Three Japanese snipers elected to shoot it out during the battle for Leyte Island. Marine bullets drilled the Nips & they dropped into the muddy water of a bomb crater, where they sought shelter in a running rifle fight. 1944. PhoM1c. Harry R. Watson (Coast Guard). Exact Date Shot Unknown....

Three Japanese snipers elected to shoot it out during the battle for Leyte Island. Yankee bullets drilled the Japanese and dropped them in a the muddy water of a bomb crater, where they sought shelter in a running rifle fight.

The real Rosie the Riveter - Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was a 17-year-old (in 1942) while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a picture of her on the job. That image was used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War II.    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geraldine_Doyle

People- Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was 17 years (in while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic of her on the job. That image used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War.

Nancy Wake: French Maquis, SOE operative, and all around Gestapo bane (once killed an SS officer with her bare hands), she was the most decorated Allied woman of WWII.

Nancy Wake: French Maquis, SOE operative, and all around Gestapo bane (once killed an SS officer with her bare hands), she was the most decorated Allied woman of WWII. History and WWII

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