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Not published in LIFE. Alternate view of beach seen in famous George Strock photo, Buna, New Guinea Campaign, WWII.



Before and After D-Day: Rare Color Photos From England and France, 1944 - LIFE



American armor moves up the Appian Way during the drive towards Rome, WWII.

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Erich Priebke, ex-SS officer and Nazi war criminal, dead at 100

Priebke, seen here during World War II, was given life for the 1944 massacre in Italy.

Historic Newspapers~ Red Wing Daily Republican dated 08/01/1914 -- "Extra" edition announcing the beginning of World War I. On exhibit in the News Corporation News History Gallery at the Newseum. Newseum collection Photo credit: Newseum collection

08 Dec 38: Germany's only aircraft carrier, the GRAF ZEPPELIN, is launched, though far from complete. Due to shifting construction priorities necessitated by the coming war, she will never be completed, nor become operational, and will remain in the Baltic for the duration of the war. More: #WWII

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Support the War Effort: Sew For Victory

This WWII poster encourages women on the home front to 'Sew For Victory' in support of the war. Designed by Pistchal for New York City WPA War Services between 1941 and 1943.

Marlene Dietrich, "a German who had renounced her country following the rise of the Nazis and rejected Hitler's request that she return--became an ardent and fearless supporter of the Allied Forces, performing hundreds of times for the troops as near the war zone as she could get." " When asked why she had traveled to war zones to entertain and comfort Allied troops, she famously and simply replied, "aus Anstand." "It was the decent thing to do.""

Russian girl sniper - Leningrad Front...World War II....Awaiting the German Army. She looks like a superhero.

Alvin York - claimed exemption because he didn't want to fight, went on to become one of WWI's greatest heros. Amazing!

A Lippanzan horse in training in Austria. During WWII, General George Patton issued orders for them to be relocated away from the war zone, therefore saving the breed.

30 Graphics That Explain the Last 100 Years. Great set of graphics to teach history with.

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Political map of Who's Who in World War I [infographic

The Who's Who of WWI www.rosettabooks....

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World War I, 1914-1918, Infographic by RIA Novosti

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