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Greek/Attic Marble stele (grave marker), Period: Archaic, Date: ca. 530 B.C.
France, WWII. African American GI's.
US SOLDIERS ON ATTU ISLAND WW2 by through their eyes, via Flickr
US Soldier on Attu Island WW2 by through their eyes, via Flickr
African American soldier in Union uniform with a rifle and revolver posing in front of painted backdrop with American flag and artillery pieces (close up shot).
Black American World War I soldier holding a U.S. model Enfield rifle (c. 1917) .
3 Black Soldiers and American Flag WWII
inscription reads, 'to nelson, always my ace, lucky'. (WWII)
Soldier comforting a very small child.
Ryukyu Islands. W.E.Smith 1945
A US Marine gives care to a Japanese civilian boy on Saipan. While the Japanese army was brutal to both soldiers and civilians alike, Americans treated those captured with kindness (June-July 1944).