An American soldier tenderly holds a wounded Japanese boy inside an airplane as they await a flight to the nearest field hospital. The boy was wounded during the Allies’ campaign to retake Saipan (of the Mariana Islands) and discovered by this soldier.
British soldiers liberated from a Japanese POW camp in Sumatra sit on the steps of an Allied ambulance reading about and discussing the American atomic bomb being dropped on Hiroshima. Singapore. August 1945.
World War II - Sikh soldiers fighting in Italy. The Order of Battle of the Indian Army included the 4th, 8th and 10th Indian Army Divisions. These divisions were part of the legendary 8th British Army and fought along with British, New Zealand, Polish, American, Canadian and French Divisions.
An American 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)