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    Member of the US Army Air Corps during WWII in France.

    My teenaged WWII US Army Air Corps dad.

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    1944 France, WWII US soldiers

    WWII American flag raised in France

    D-Day: The Normandy Invasion. Army Air Corps photographers documented D-Day beach traffic, as photographed from a Ninth Air Force bomber on June 6, 1944. Note vehicle lanes leading away from the landing areas, and landing craft left aground by the tide. www.army.mil/d-day

    WW2 Army Air Force recruiting poster-------------O

    Amazing! During World War II the US Army Corps of Engineers needed to hide the Lockheed Burbank Aircraft Plant to protect it from a Japanese air attack. They covered it with the most stunning example of camouflage ever, making it look like a rural subdivision from the air.

    WWII -- original caption: "Willa Beatrice Brown, a 31-year-old Negro American, serves her country by training pilots for the U.S. Army Air Forces. She is the first Negro woman to receive a commission as a Lieutenant in the U.S. Civil Air Patrol."

    Wings Over America. U.S. Army Air Corps,

    WWII Woman Marine, Army Technician, 1944 by hoosiermarine, via Flickr

    Canadian Women's Army Corps celebrating VE Day in London, May 7, 1945.

    CWAC (Canadian Women's Army Corps) switchboard operators London ~

    Repairing boots for soldiers, Canadian Women's Army Corps, c.1938-45. #WW2 #1940s #vintage #homefront

    American medic in Anzio Italy 1944 WWII

    A Japanese army air force pilot with his Mitsubishi Ki-21 bomber aircraft, 1942.

    Clark Gable, Major US Army Air Corps 1942-44 WW II. Although beyond draft age, he enlisted as a private. Assigned to OCS he excelled and received a commission. He flew five combat mission as an observer/gunner in a B-17 earning a Distinguished Flying Cross and an Air Medal. On his 4th mission, a 20mm shell cut the heel from his boot. His discharge was signed by Captain Ronald Reagan.

    photo care of the US Army Air Force. Bombs falling on Italy, 1944.

    American Lieutenant Mark Muller poses with a koala during WWII, 1942 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

    Bob Hope, Frances Langford & Jerry Colonna visiting men in sick bay during WWII

    Mohawks as worn by WWII US Paratroopers; photo taken in France, March 23, 1945.