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Band of Brothers Damian Lewis stands in the same spot that Major Richard Winters stood 64 years before. Ww2 History, Military History, World History, Damian Lewis, Second World, D Day, Us Army, World War Two, American History

Major Dick Winters of Easy Company - real on the right, Band of Brothers on the left.

Combat medic, marine infantry, 1943 Mar History of Russia, Ordinary people, World War 2 Ww2 History, Women In History, Military History, Ww2 Women, Military Women, Women In Combat, Combat Medic, Soviet Army, Civil War Photos

Combat medic, marine infantry, 1943

Санинструктор морской пехоты, 1943

Dwight Eisenhower, George Patton, Omar Bradley and other American Generals WWII. George Patton, History Online, World History, World War Ii, Thailand Beach, Phuket Thailand, Pakistan, Historia Universal, Belize City

American Generals during WWII

1945. The rare family photograph of the American generals: (seated left to right) William H. Simpson, George S. Patton, Jr., Carl Spaatz, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Omar Bradley, Courtney H. Hodges, and Leonard T. Gerow; (standing l. to r.) Ralph F. Stearley, Hoyt S. Vandenberg, Walter Bedell Smith, Otto P. Weyland, and Richard E. Nugent.

Survivors pose next to a gallows and the shooting wall in the Gusen concentration camp. in Austria Anne Frank, Holocaust Memorial, Gallows, Scary Places, Evil People, Lest We Forget, World War Two, Danse Macabre, Museum

Survivors pose next to a gallows and the shooting wall in the Gusen concentration camp. - Collections Search

Survivors pose next to a gallows and the shooting wall in the Gusen concentration camp. . . in Austria

War German soldier dead in his armoured car, july Pin by Paolo Marzioli Ww2 History, World History, Military History, German Soldiers Ww2, Military Veterans, Time Photo, Armored Vehicles, Historical Pictures, World War Two

War 1939-1945. German soldier dead in his armoured car, july 1944.

War 1939-1945. German soldier dead in his armoured car, july 1944. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

[Photo] Bernard Montgomery and George Patton near Palermo, Sicily, Italy, 28 Jul 1943 Bernard Montgomery, George Patton, Ww2 Pictures, United States Army, Military History, World War Two, Historical Photos, American History, Wwii

Patton marches into Palermo, Sicily

JUL 23 1943 Patton marches into Palermo, Sicily All smiles for the camera, Montgomery and Patton drive through Palermo.

French Militiaman is Fastened to Stake Before his Execution, France, European History, World History, World War Ii, Nuremberg Trials, War Photography, Military History, Historical Photos, Wwii, Beast

Sleeping with the enemy: Collaborator Girls

worldwartwo.filminspector.com writes: There are thousands upon thousands of joyful pictures of the liberation of France in 1944. But among the cheering

Lieutenant Tovolzhansky wipes his boots with Nazi flag at ACS Deerslayer on the street of Breslau, 1945 Apr of Russia, World War 2 History Online, World History, World War Ii, Ddr Brd, Red Army, Military History, Historical Photos, Wwii, German Army

Lieutenant Tovolzhansky wipes his boots with Nazi flag at ACS ICS-152 "Deerslayer" on the street of Breslau, 1945

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Ghosts of War - Haarlem The Netherlands; Hannie Schaft, Dutch communist resistance fighter during World War II. Second World, First World, Beyonce, Ghost Photos, Brave Women, Pose For The Camera, Women In History, Study History, Historical Pictures

Ghosts of War - Haarlem; Hannie

Van Dortstraat in Haarlem 1939. The 19 year old student Hannie Schaft poses for the camera. A year later Germany invaded the Netherlands and when life for her Jewish friends became difficult and dangerous Hannie decided to try and help them by stealing ID cards. Eventually she got involved with an communist resistance group, one of the few groups who were willing to use violence to fight the oppressors of their country. Hannie and two other girls, Truus en Freddie Oversteegen, were…

Normandy, June The body of a US KIA lies on the edge of water against the backdrop of soldiers on small boats and the sillouettes of Liberty cargo ships bringing in supplies for the Allied bridgeheads, while a barrage balloon hovers over them. World History, World War Ii, Ww2 History, Gi Joe, D Day Normandy, D Day Landings, War Photography, American Soldiers, Military History

Dead Soldier in Southern France: 1944

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From 'Signal' magazine - an article about Helferinnen at their postings checking if they are following army regulations regarding uniforms. They are checking the hair length here. Ww2 Women, Military Women, German Women, German Girls, Germany Ww2, Ww2 History, Helfer, Female Soldier, Vintage Photos

From 'Signal' magazine - an article about Helferinnen at their postings checking if they are following army regulations regarding uniforms. They are checking the hair length here.

Lynn D. “Buck” Compton, leader of the Platoon of Easy Company, Parachute Infantry Regiment, Airborne Division, died on February 2012 at the age of He was portrayed in the HBO miniseries "Band of Brothers" by Neal McDonough. Gi Joe, Los Angeles Police Department, 101st Airborne Division, Military History, Ww2 History, Asian History, Tudor History, British History, Special Forces

Stunning never-before-seen colourised WW2 photos give incredible insight into the Allied victory over the Nazis

The striking images from the Western Front show the the days after the Normandy landings by US troops on into the winter of 1944