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A French mademoiselle waves the French Tricolor in tribute to the forces which liberated her city as they march past the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France. 26th August 1944

A French mademoiselle waves the French Tricolor in tribute to the forces which liberated her city as they march past the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France. 26th August 1944

An American soldier cautiously approaches two burning vehicles that had been destroyed by a German ambush. As a scout, Private Sevel never wore equipment or heavy clothing in order to stay mobile on the battlefield.

An American soldier cautiously approaches two burning vehicles that had been destroyed by a German ambush. As a scout, Private Sevel never wore equipment or heavy clothing in order to stay mobile on the battlefield.

World War II. Liberation. Alsace. 1944. Résistant FFI (Forces Françaises de l'Intérieur) interpellant un homme suspecté d'être un agent de la Gestapo ou un officier allemand en fuite.

World War II. Liberation. Alsace. 1944. Résistant FFI (Forces Françaises de l'Intérieur) interpellant un homme suspecté d'être un agent de la Gestapo ou un officier allemand en fuite.

Two Polish Army officers inspect the flame-thrower of an American soldier in Allied occupied Paris while sightseeing. Paris, Île-de-France, France. 14 December 1944.   #WWII #WorldWarII #1944 #Paris #LiberationofParis #Americansoldier #Polishsoldiers #Alliedforces #Eiffeltower #AlliedoccupationofParis #France #USArmy #PolishArmy #WW2 #World War2

Two Polish Army officers inspect the flame-thrower of an American soldier in Allied occupied Paris while sightseeing. Paris, Île-de-France, France. 14 December 1944. #WWII #WorldWarII #1944 #Paris #LiberationofParis #Americansoldier #Polishsoldiers #Alliedforces #Eiffeltower #AlliedoccupationofParis #France #USArmy #PolishArmy #WW2 #World War2

Libération de Flers le 17 août 1944, des chars Cromwell du 2e Northamptonshire Yeomanry, 11e Armoured Division Britannique entrent dans la ville en ruines après les bombardements qui ont précédés sa libération. On peut noter la présence de maquisards parmi la foule.

Libération de Flers le 17 août 1944, des chars Cromwell du 2e Northamptonshire Yeomanry, 11e Armoured Division Britannique entrent dans la ville en ruines après les bombardements qui ont précédés sa libération. On peut noter la présence de maquisards parmi la foule.

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German prisoners and newly liberated French “reacting” August 24, 1944.

German prisoners and newly liberated French “reacting” August 24, 1944.

French girl riding a bicycle.  Location: France  Date taken: 1945  Photographer: Ralph Morse

French girl riding a bicycle. Location: France Date taken: 1945 Photographer: Ralph Morse

Portrait of American Corporal Ruth Quinby and Corporal William Zamieszcy as they sit together in a bicycle taxi, Paris, France, 1945. (Photo by PhotoQuest/Getty Images)

Portrait of American Corporal Ruth Quinby and Corporal William Zamieszcy as they sit together in a bicycle taxi, Paris, France, 1945. (Photo by PhotoQuest/Getty Images)

Americans Mobbed by Parisiennes - BE034920 - Rights Managed - Stock Photo - Corbis. Liberty is as heady as good wine: it makes everyone happy. The French girls in Paris show their happiness by making a fuss over American GIs in the liberated capital. Everywhere an American is seen, he is mobbed by enthusiastic Parisiennes.

Americans Mobbed by Parisiennes - BE034920 - Rights Managed - Stock Photo - Corbis. Liberty is as heady as good wine: it makes everyone happy. The French girls in Paris show their happiness by making a fuss over American GIs in the liberated capital. Everywhere an American is seen, he is mobbed by enthusiastic Parisiennes.

Timeline  Libération de Paris en 1944 Created by loichay

Timeline Libération de Paris en 1944 Created by loichay