✠ Hanns Laengenfelder (8 February 1903 – 18 July 1982)
Vickers machine gun. Vickers machine gun from the 18-th Infantry Brigade of the Australian 7th Division 7 firing on Japanese near Balikpapan on the island of Borneo 2nd July 1945 (Dutch East-India, Indonesia).
The Germans finally got to Moscow but not the way they intended. This endless line of ragged prisoners was marched through the capital in July 1944. Millions of Axis POWs were treated brutally. Some were executed; most were sent to labor camps, where they faced almost certain death from starvation, exposure and disease.
French civilians on the outskirts of St. Lo on July 25, 1944, cheer on allied troops with the V for victory signs. Associated Press