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Soldiers of 1st Welsh Guards in action near Cagny. rw

Welsh soldiers in action near Cagny, 19 july 1944 - Operation Cobra

Labeled as "Great shot of WWII action, the bravery of American soldiers and the love of their fellow soldiers" It's not real. ➡ This comes from the mind of Mark Hogancamp. After being brutally attacked then lacking funds for conventional rehabilitation, built a Nazi-besieged, World War II era town in his backyard at 1/6 scale and resurrected his childhood love for action figures & creates photographic stories of its intrigues.

Miniature Town Brings Its Creator a New Life

Great shot of WWII action. Which man is more amazing: the man struggling to carry his wounded "brother" while slogging through impossibly thick mud, or the one too wounded to walk, but still fighting?

Scenes from the Somme: surreal, sickening spectacle | From the Observer | The Guardian

Scenes from the Somme: surreal, sickening spectacle

As the centenary of one of the bloodiest battles of the first world war approaches, this image of Welsh Guards huddled together reminds us of its horrors

The 1st Battalion Welsh Guards move forward, Normandy, July 1944. This image is one of a series colourised by Tom Marshall at PhotograFix – Restored and Colourised Photos, for a new book by Trevor Royle on the history of the Welsh Guards 1915-2015.

The Battalion Welsh Guards move forward, Normandy, July This image is one of a series colourised by Tom Marshall at PhotograFix – Restored and Colourised Photos, for a new book by Trevor Royle on the history of the Welsh

Welsh Guards rest in a reserve trench during the Battle of Guillemont

Welsh Guards rest in a reserve trench during the Battle of Guillemont

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Welsh Guards in a reserve trench at Guillemont. September, 1916.

Q Battle of Guillemont September Welsh Guards in a reserve trench at Guillemont.

THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME, JULY-NOVEMBER 1916

A Vickers machine gun crew wearing PH Type anti-gas helmets in action, firing into a German communication trench near Ovillers, July

WELSH GUARDS IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR 1914-1918 © IWM (Q 67406)

Detachtment of the Welsh Guards on first arrival and in new uniform, at Chelsea Barracks. (© IWM (Q )

The Welsh Guards - Google Search

The Welsh Guards - Google Search

On his wedding day, my brother bought this uniform for my Action Man - "a soldier always wears his medals on special occasions" :D

My dad gave me an empty box one Xmas, and told me it was an Action Man deserter !

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