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Winston Churchill with nurses on a JWO flag day

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Historic handshakes

Winston Churchill, Harry Truman, and Joseph Stalin shake hands in Potsdam, Germany, on July 23, 1945.

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The 100-year mystery of why suffragette Emily Davison threw herself under the king's horse

Đòi quyền bình đẳng cho phụ nữ cũng là một sự kiến lớn trong thập kỷ này. Nó giúp người phụ nữ đấu tranh cho mình, sự kiện này cũng gây ảnh hưởng lớn cho thời trang lúc bấy giờ

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Young War Evacuees . Una enfermera se ve sobre una fila de niños que se sientan a lo largo de una pared mientras los evacuados de la Segunda Guerra Mundial, en un vivero en Middlesex, Inglaterra. 1941.


What These 25 Women Were Caught On Camera Doing Is Simply Amazing. And Truly Unforgettable.

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Ensign Jane Kendeigh, a US Navy nurse, was the first Navy flight nurse to reach Iwo Jima after the Allied invasion, March 1945.

American nurses stationed in Melbourne during WWII

ornamentedbeing: Vivandieres have an interesting role in the American Civil War. These brave women traveled with soldiers as mascots or nurses; there are even cases where they fought alongside their male counterparts. A vivandiere could provide creature comforts to the soldiers. Officially during the Civil War, the term Vivandiere is usually applied only to women who served with Zouaves. The term “Vivandiere”, is derived from a mixture of French and Latin, which literally means…