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Hitler is seen with 16 years old Willi Huebner who was awarded the Iron Cross, Second Class, for his services in the recapture of Lauban in March 1945. The boy was a messenger and distinguished himself with his service.
American soldiers holding the front line in Bastogne, during the Battle of the Bulge.
Mechanics check engine of SNJ at Kingsville Field, NATC, Corpus Christi, Texas.
Grey Scale: A lineup of women in the army uniforms (circa 1940).
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This is what it was like to survive a flak attack during a bombing run. Now you know.
101st Airborne paratroopers pose with members of the Dutch Resistance in Eindhoven during Operation Market Garden
NOTE: This has to be one of the coolest photos we have run across. The poses are so hard. Apparently liberating a country or two will give you that confidence!
I especially appreciate the middle resistance fighter’s choice of wardrobe. Nice suit, nice tie, nice collar. The guy even has a high quality leather strap for his weapon and knows how to pose with it.
Girl welder, 12, for the Australian Air Force in 1943