Audie Leon Murphy was the most highly decorated soldier in WWII. Through LIFE magazine's July 1945 issue, he became one the most famous soldiers of World War II and widely regarded as the most decorated American soldier of the war
World War II History Ben Kuroki - flew a total of 58 combat missions during World War II, and is the only Japanese-American in the United States Army Air Forces to serve in combat operations in the Pacific theater of World War II.
1945 Netherlands, Soest, Presentation of German soldiers of the 6 Fallschirmjäger-Division.
Audie Murphy ~ "Audie Leon Murphy June 1925 – 28 May was one of the most decorated American combat soldiers of World War II, receiving every military combat award for valor available from the U. Army, as well as French and Belgian awards for heroism.
The unfortunate part of history ! German dictator Adolf Hitler (right) and Italian dictator Benito Mussolini (left) pursue agendas of territorial expansion for their countries in the eventually leading to the outbreak of World War II in
Jimmy Stewart returns home to Indiana, Pennsylvania in 1945 from WWII after twenty combat missions, a Croix de Guerre and the Flying Cross. Stewart strolls down Indiana& main street with his sister Mary and is soon promptly deluged with autograph seekers.