Erkunde Schiffe und noch mehr!

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This image depicts a sadly common event in the aftermath of war: Hans Heime holds a sign asking for information from returning soldiers if they have any information about his father, Joachim. (1946)

Uslar. Das Uslarer Land war in den Jahren in vielen Bereichen noch durch direkte oder indirekte Auswirkungen des Krieges geprägt. Viele Kriegerwitwen mussten sich und ihre Kinder allein durchbringen.

Teddy Roosevelt’s diary entry from the day his wife died. He never spoke of her death again.

Teddy Roosevelt’s diary entry from the day his wife died. He never spoke of her death again.

Unkraut, Stadtbild Photography, Stadtfotografie, Straßenfotografie, Industriefotografie, Farbfotografie, Notausgang, Stadtleben, Stadt Leben

Coffins in a mass grave for some of those who died on the Lusitania.  Odd they weren't buried individually.

Von 1914 bis 1918 war die Welt in einem schrecklichen Weltkrieg gefangen. Dieser Krieg hinterließ mehr als 17 Millionen Tote und etwa Millionen Vertriebene.

HMS Duke of York was one of Britain's five 14 in King George V class battleships, designed in the 1930s to 35000 ton Washington Treaty tonnage limits.  She was flagship of the force that sank German battleship Scharnhorst on Boxing Day 1943 in a purely surface action, with no air involvement.  Of the class only Prince of Wales (sunk by Japanese aircraft in December 1941) did not survive WW2.

HMS Duke of York was one of Britain's five 14 in King George V class battleships, designed in the 1930s to 35000 ton Washington Treaty tonnage limits. She was flagship of the force that sank German battleship Scharnhorst on Boxing Day 1943 in a purely surface action, with no air involvement. Of the class only Prince of Wales (sunk by Japanese aircraft in December 1941) did not survive WW2.

Troopship Aquitania - The Aquitania in Wellington Harbour. This luxurious and fast Cunard White Star liner served as a troopship throughout the Second World War. In 1940, when this picture was taken, it was carrying troops of the Second Echelon of 2NZEF. During the First World War the ship had carried 60,000 US troops and served as an armed liner, transport and hospital ship.

Troopship Aquitania - The Aquitania in Wellington Harbour. This luxurious and fast Cunard White Star liner served as a troopship throughout the Second World War. In 1940, when this picture was taken, it was carrying troops of the Second Echelon of 2NZEF. During the First World War the ship had carried 60,000 US troops and served as an armed liner, transport and hospital ship.

The SS Germanic, on which Martin sails to and from Europe.

The SS Germanic, on which Martin sails to and from Europe.

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