Walter Ehlers Infantry Regiment, Infantry Division), Medal of Honor winner, one of just two D-Day recipients who lived. The other seven were awarded posthumously. Walter’s brother was also killed in the fighting. Walter died on February 2014 at the age of
Today is the anniversary of D-Day. Let us always remember the brave soldiers who stormed the beaches in Normandy to liberate the world from an unthinkable evil. Brave soldiers deserve to be remembered.
German soldiers killed in the Battle of Moscow. at Nuremburg a leading Nazi general was asked when did he think that the fight for the SU was lost. He answered "with the retreat from Moscow in December
A US Army nurse works at a field hospital - 1944 Nurses began to land on the Normandy shores only four days after the initial D-Day landings. The first to arrive were the nurses of the and Field Hospitals and the and Evacuation Hospitals.
In this June 1965 file photo, an unidentified U. Army soldier wears a hand lettered "War Is Hell" slogan on his helmet, in Vietnam. (AP Photo/Horst Faas) This shows the soldier is unwilling to fight but has been forced into doing so.
Prisoner identification photograph of U. Joseph R. Beyrle taken in Stalag XII-A. Beyrle is thought to be the only American soldier to have served with both the U. Army and Soviet Army during World War II, see comment.