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At the time of this photo Hideki Tojo was commander of the Kempeitai of the Kwangtung Army in Manchuria. Tōjō's nickname was "Razor" (Kamisori), earned for his reputation for a sharp, legalistic mind capable of making quick decisions. in 1937 Tōjō was promoted to Chief of Staff of the Kwangtung Army. As Chief of Staff, Tōjō was responsible for various military operations to increase Japanese penetration into the Mongolia and Inner Mongolia border regions with Manchukuo.

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This photograph, taken by official British Army photographer Ernest Brooks, shows Captain Paget MC and Second Lieutenant Barry MC of the 1st Battalion, Irish Guards, reading full details of the armistice with Germany to their men on 12 November 1918. All military operations had ceased on the preceding day at 11am on 11 November 1918.

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Brigadier General James Gavin, commander of the 82nd All American Airborne Division, checks his equipment before boarding the C-47 which will take him to Holland, thus opening the operation Market-Garden. September 17, 1944.

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Army SSG James F. Moriarty, 27, of Kerrville, Texas. Died November 4, 2016, supporting Operation Inherent Resolve. Assigned to 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Campbell, Kentucky. Died of wounds sustained when hit by small-arms fire when their convoy was entering a military base at Jafr, Jordan. The incident was placed under investigation.

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World War 1 - The importance of timber to the Allied military operations in Europe. Timber was critical to the war effort, and this wasn't only because of the protection it could provide front-line snipers

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Army SSG Matthew C. Lewellen, 27, of Lawrence, Kansas. Died November 4, 2016, supporting Operation Inherent Resolve. Assigned to 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Campbell, Kentucky. Died of wounds sustained when hit by small-arms fire when their convoy was entering a military base at Jafr, Jordan. The incident was placed under investigation.

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