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Geraldine Hoff Doyle was a 17 year old in 1942 while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic of her on the job. That image used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster released during World War II.

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Shedding a light on the psyche of war: Zippo lighters from U.S. troops fighting in Vietnam give a unique insight into life under fire

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Historic photographs from around the world…

Do be sure to check out these historic photos. There are some really good ones in here.

Anna Frank (1929-1945). Her famous diary chronicles the events of her life from June 1942 until 1944, during the II World War.

:::::::::::: Antique Photograph :::::::::::: Utterly beautiful portrait of a Mother and her daughters - all seven of them! 1912

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Community Post: Women At Work During World War II

Women At Work During World War II

Vernon Baker, who was the only living black veteran awarded the Medal of Honor for valor in World War II, receiving it 52 years after he wiped out four German machine-gun nests on a hilltop in northern Italy, died Tuesday at his home near St. Maries, Idaho. He was 90.

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Watch The Moment A Man Finds Out He's Surrounded By People He Saved From The Holocaust

Reaction from the man who saved over 600 children from the holocaust and finds out that he is surrounded by those he saved.

An American Concentration Camp This is in AMERICA. During the Civil War, "Camp Sumter" as it was officially known was built east of Andersonville in February of 1864 & received roughly 45,000 Union prisoners. Nearly 13,000 soldiers died. (I had heard 'Camp Sumter' mentioned in movies but never knew this is what it was. There were 'camps' like this in the north also.) kn


Is God Coming Back to Life?

World War II

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The women code-breakers who operated the first electronic computer

A rare picture of a team of women code-breakers who operated the world's first electronic computer during the Second World War has been uncovered

Incredible photo... Russian ballet class during WWII. Even in the rubble and ash of war, there is still room for art.