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RAF official photographer -- German invasion barges in Boulogne Harbour, France, June 1940. -- High quality art prints, canvases -- Imperial War Museum Prints

German soldiers surround a captured French heavy 240 mm howitzer "Saint-Chamond" Model 84. Several of these howitzers captured during the invasion of France in 1940 were put to service by the Germans under the designation K 556(f) and were deployed along the Atlantic Wall. Photo taken in June 1940.

A French colonial prisoner of war in German captivity, 1940.

German POW...France 1945.

Young German soldier .France, 21 June 1944.

German soldier smoking a pipe. France, 1944. Colorized by retropotamus.

Northern France, June 21, 1944: Panzer driver with injured left hand holding the map and army lieutenant determine direction at an unidentified location. By late June 1944, the Allied forces fanning out from Normandy were being deployed on a broad-front mass attack on German forces in France.

black soldiers stationed in france during world war II. inscription reads "to nelson, always my ace, lucky"