Erkunde Militärgeschichte, Zweiter Weltkrieg und noch mehr!
Easy Company members Joe Liebgott, Eugene Roe and Burton Christenson in Eindhoven, 1944.
The Netherlands, Jewish woman with a bright Star of David with the inscription "Jood" ("Jew"), 1942.
WWII - MacArthur and Navajo's. I love this photo but motherfuck MacArthur.
British infantrymen of 3rd Division (nicknamed “Monty’s Iron Sides”) clear out pockets of German snipers in a German town just across the Dutch-German border. Lingen, Lower Saxony, Germany. 7 April 1945
A U.S. Army soldier cleans his M1903 bolt-action rifle in a camp in England shortly before the Normandy invasion. Although the U.S. Army had adopted the semiautomatic M1 Garand rifle in 1937, a large number of M1903s were still being issued in 1944. Martin K. A. Morgan, author of The Americans on D-Day: A Photographic History of the Normandy Invasion, due out in a few weeks, explains why M1903s were still in use on D-Day.
Jimmy Doolittle (1896 - 1993) Led the first US air raid on the Japanese home islands in World War II by flying B-25 bombers off the deck of a US aircraft carrier, his team of specially trained men was known as "Doolittle's Raiders"
kz buchenwald Was im Krematorium von den verbrannten Leichen übrig blieb: Ein Ex-Häftling vor einem Haufen von Knochenresten. Foto: National Archives, Washington