US sailor manning an anti-aircraft gun, 1943.
K.5 Railway Gun Leopold This gun was captured in Italy after it, and a second gun ("Robert"), had been firing on the Anzio beach head. The Germans built 25 units by the end of WWII.
World War I and II
USS Hornet CV 1944. Grumman F6F Hellcats parked on the carrier's flight deck and anti-aircraft gun.
Shirtless American sailors relax on and around several torpedos on the deck of an unidentified ship during the Pacific conflict, 1943. On one torpedo is written 'Armistice Day- Hell!' - 1943 -
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The Smiling Proud Wanderer
1860s Civil War CDV Photo 2nd New York Heavy Artillery Officer by Mathew Brady…
Rob's Civil War
world war 11 pictures | Atomic Cloud Rises Over Nagasaki, Japan : 08/09/1945 – 08/09/1945
-article about Little Boy, the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima, Japan during WWII.
2013 Reads in 2013
Periods and eras in English history. (it's about time I learn this history of my ancestors going WAAAY back.)
Battle of Saipan, 1944: A Japanese pilot meets his Banzai ending caught in US naval anti-aircraft fire. This was the price of ultimate glory for the Emperor's loyal warriors.