Russian soldiers preparing for the Battle of Kursk, July 1943 Image credits: Shirak Karapetyan-Milshtein - photograph was created in for a photo competition. It is based on archive photos from the war in Russia in
4 June Navy chaplain Luis Padillo was walking around giving last rites to dying soldiers as sniper fire surrounded him. A wounded soldier pulled himself up by clinging to the priest’s cassock, as bullets chewed up the concrete around them.
soviet soldier carrying the head of a statue of hitler, berlin photograph by soviet war photographer yevgeny khaldei. Soviet soldier carrying the head of a statue of Hitler, Berlin Photograph by Soviet war photographer Yevgeny Khaldei.
American troops on board a landing craft heading for the beaches at Oran in Algeria during Operation ‘Torch’, November 1942 [[MORE]] This is photograph A 12661 from the collections of the Imperial War.