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Mark Wayne Clark (May 1, 1896 - April 17, 1984) was an American general during World War II and the Korean War and was the youngest lieutenant general (three-star general) in the U.S. Army.

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Lt. Gen. Alexander Patch, Jr., commander of the U.S. Seventh Army in southern France, and his son, Capt. Alexander “Mac” Patch III, shortly before the young officer’s death on 22 October 1944. (U.S. Military Academy)

Today in World War II History—October 22, 1939 & 1944

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Second World War gas masks.

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This Day in WWII History: Feb 13, 1945: Firebombing of Dresden

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During WWII, with fears that Japan would overrun Hawaii, the US decided to issue the $1, $5, $10 and $20 Emergency Federal Reserve Notes with the word "HAWAII" overprinted on the front and back to make each note distinctive enough so that they would know if large amounts were being used to fund the enemy war effort.

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Who could shoot a baby at point blank range? They were not human beings.

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Sentry and his dog at an airfield next to German bomber Heinkel He-111 H-6 in Russia 1943.

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A soldier from a Mountain Infantry Regiment (Gebirgsjäger) aims his MG-34 mounted on a tripod for use against aircraft. A full 360 degree traverse was possible with the tripod mount. Note the anti-aircraft spider sight, used in conjunction with the rear sights.

Bag full of guns

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Rare photos of Hitler with Kid(s)

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Joe DiMaggio served in the Air Force during World War II from 1943-45. He played for the Yankees the seven seasons before and the six seasons after his service time.

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Women spies in the second world war: Rozanne Colchester, now 89, a code breaker during the war and postwar MI6 agent. Photo when she was 17 in WWII.

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WWII air combat

Air battle over the river Don

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Walter Matthau-Army Air Forces-8th Air Force as a B-24 Liberator radioman-gunner-staff sergeant, awarded 6 battle stars

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Top 10 Most Deserved Executions - Listverse

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An American infantryman picks up a wounded German soldier on the road to St. Lo, France, and helps him into a half-track. The German was abandoned by his own troops after being wounded. 20 June 1944.

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A Yugoslav partisan fighter in World War II. She fought against the Nazis under Tito.

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USS Indianapolis - Survivors in shark infested waters.

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Battle of the Bulge

42 images of the Battle of the Bulge that MAY be new to you - part 1 - Page 4 of 4 - WAR HISTORY ONLINE

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This is the complete frame of one of the most famous stills from the German side in World War II. It is one of several taken (along with newsreel film) on December 18, 1944 near Poteau, Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge. The men are smoking captured American cigarettes, and they are part of the 1st SS Panzer Division, Kampfgruppe Hansen. The man on the left is holding an FN High Power pistol, and is draped in a 7.92mm MG42 ammunition belt. He has been wrongly identified as Walter Armbrusch.

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Cameron Mitchell-Army Air Forces-WW2- bombardier (Actor)

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Adolf Hitler makes keynote address at Reichstag session, Kroll Opera House, Berlin, 1939.

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Image from the 1937 "Rape of Nanking". One of the worst and darkest sides of humanity. The Japanese were ruthless when they invaded China in the second world war. Ruthless.

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A French woman who conceived a baby with a German soldier, punished by having to have her head shaved as a form of humiliation for her acts. Her mother also was subjected to the punishment - June 1944

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Navy Seaman First Class Johnnie David Hutchins of Weimer, Texas, was 21 years old when he was killed in action in the Pacific. He was presented the Medal of Honor posthumously for his actions.

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