The tourism coordinator of Cikahuripan Bandung found these when sweeping the old fort. World War I / II era ammunition looks like. British means Allied forces. But the absence of marks indicates it may be from pre-world war. Anyone have better information? #history #oldweapons #ww2 #worldwar2 #bullet #303 #british #norma #cikahuripan #yoexplore #Repost @ywptr
WWII American GIs took a heart shield bible with them into combat. Most consisted of the New Testament covered with metal plates and were kept in a soldier's shirt pocket, over his heart. The intent was to stop an enemy's bullet from striking their heart.
Nadezhda Popova, who has died aged was a member of an elite corps of Soviet women — known as the “Night Witches” — who fought as bomber pilots in the air war against Germany, and the only one to win three Orders of the Patriotic War for bravery.
mother-russia-approved: man… so true… East and... - fuckyeahhistoricalhetalia