"Roza Shanina was a Soviet sniper during World War II, credited with 54 confirmed kills, including 12 snipers during the Battle of Vilnius. Shanina volunteered to serve as a marksman on the front line.
Civil War Artillery - 3 in Ordnance Rifle; the first successful cast iron cannon. This is a famous photo of the cannon that fired the first artillery round at The Battle of Gettysburg. Excellent quality photo too.
A remarkable photo of Dutch Gap, Virginia. Picket station of Colored troops near Dutch Gap canal. It was made in The illustration documents two black soldiers firing their rifles. These are likely runaway slaves who joined the union army.