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    "Military nurse carries a wounded soldier Red Army, Stalingrad, 1942"

    Stalingrad 1942/43, Russian nurses carry away wounded Soviet soldiers

    Parachute Nurse [1942]

    (On the way to) Stalingrad: Summer 1942

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

    World War II German soldier surrendering to a U.S. Paratrooper.

    WW II - Soldier with children and puppy

    Sylvester Magee - reported to be the Last Union Veteran died on 21 October 1971 in Marion County, Mississippi at the age of 130 (born 29 May 1841). He was present at the fall of Vicksburg and pressed into service in the Union Army.

    Red Army woman-officer of a health service in a winter uniform. Winter 1942-43. The lieutenant of Soviet Army Burova.

    A Red Cross nurse holding a wounded soldier in this poster soliciting funds during WWI: 'In the name of mercy give.' The poster was illustrated by Albert Herter in 1917.

    When Corregidor and Bataan fell in 1942, there were 11 US Navy nurses and 66 Army nurses who were captured along with the American and Filipino forces, and imprisoned in and around the city of Manila. These 77 women became known as the Angels of Bataan (sometimes even referred to as the Battling Belles of Bataan) who, despite being prisoners of war, continued to serve as an active nursing unit until their liberation in February 1945.

    RARITY - This is thought to be the only known photo of an African-American Union soldier with his family.

    One of the most amazing stories of any Titanic survivors, Violet Constance Jessop was an ocean liner stewardess and a nurse who survived the sinking of both the RMS Titanic and the HMHS Britannic in 1912 and 1916.

    A soldier rescuing Vietnamese children.

    WW1 - French soldiers carrying a wounded soldier through the mud of the trenches.

    The frozen corpse of a German soldier is used as an impromptu street sign near the front line - Eastern Front, 1942

    "Stonewall” Jackson as a Lieutenant in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War, 1847.

    Audie Murphy - Most decorated soldier in World War II.

    American soldiers, laden with equipment, advance from Omaha Beach on June 6, 1944. The long tubes they are carrying are bangalore torpedoes. These "bangers" allow combat engineers to clear obstacles that would otherwise require them to approach directly, possibly under fire. The primary use of the torpedo is clearing paths through wire obstacles and heavy undergrowth.

    WW! US poster: "This WWI fund raising poster shows a girl feeding a wounded soldier and reads, "Food for France." The poster was produced in 1918 by New York's W.F. Powers Co."

    A former slave reveals the scars on his back from whippings before he escaped to become a Union soldier.