An American soldier showing off a Japanese heavy machine gun captured during the battle against Japanese forces holding the Buna area, Papua New Guinea, The gun is a Japanese Type 11 machine gun. Colorized by Retropotamus.
April US SURRENDERS IN BATTLE OF BATAAN - During World War II, some Philippine and American defenders on Bataan surrender to Japanese troops, who forced the prisoners to travel on foot more than 60 miles to a prison camp in what becam
WWII: Latvian women giving water to a German column. At the beginning of the war, Wehrmacht soldier were seen as liberators by many citizen of Eastern European countries after some very rough years of Stalinism in the
These men have earned the bloody reputation of being skillful jungle fighters. Marine Raiders gathered in front of a Japanese dugout on Cape Totkina on Bougainville, Solomon Islands, which they helped to take.