During the Battle of the Bulge (Dec 1944), allied soldiers decorated their helmets with lace curtains, after realizing it provided excellent camouflage in the snow.

During the Battle of the Bulge (Dec 1944), allied soldiers decorated their helmets with lace curtains, after realizing it provided excellent camouflage in the snow.

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Every World Press Photo Winner From 1955-2011

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Kathrine Switzer marathon. First woman to break the barrier & run in the Boston marathon. It took another 5 years before woman were allowed to run. 1967. These photos are when she was being attacked by an official.

LOOK: Women Weren't Allowed To Do This -- But She Did It Anyway

Kathrine Switzer marathon. First woman to break the barrier & run in the Boston marathon. It took another 5 years before woman were allowed to run. 1967. These photos are when she was being attacked by an official.

The remarkable Captain Flora Sandes – the only British woman to serve as a front-line soldier in WW1

The remarkable Captain Flora Sandes – the only British woman to serve as a front-line soldier in WW1

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Photos That Will Hit You Right In The Feels 8

Soldiers of the 2nd Armored Division sing "Go to Town" in Barenton, France, 1944. -

Soldiers of the 2nd Armored Division sing "Go to Town" in Barenton, France, 1944. -

The Kiss, WWII. Fun Fact: the young man pictured was in fact drunk out of his mind at the time, and just grabbed the nurse and started kissing her. One of the most iconic images of love in our culture is, in fact, a picture of sexual assault. Day Ruiner...

The Kiss, WWII. Fun Fact: the young man pictured was in fact drunk out of his mind at the time, and just grabbed the nurse and started kissing her. One of the most iconic images of love in our culture is, in fact, a picture of sexual assault. Day Ruiner...

They had never even met. One of the most famous kisses, and it was a whim, spur of the moment. So cute ♥touched my heart

They had never even met. One of the most famous kisses, and it was a whim, spur of the moment. So cute ♥touched my heart

May 08, 1945 — Two million people gathered in Times Square to celebrate the end of World War II.

May 08, 1945 — Two million people gathered in Times Square to celebrate the end of World War II.

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