28 Of The Most Powerful Pictures From World War II In The Pacific - BuzzFeed News

28 Of The Most Powerful Pictures From World War II In The Pacific

Haze was convinced he would only go off to World War II for around 4 months, but ended up fighting for 4 years. This hardened him inside. He went into the war intending to go back and be a preacher like his grandfather, but came out an atheist.

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World War II Movie Marathon in Chronological Order of the Real Events.

Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima is a historic photograph taken on February by Joe Rosenthal. It depicts five United States Marines and a United States Navy corpsman raising an American flag atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II.

Erwin Rommel, Tobruk, 1941.

✠ Erwin Rommel November 1891 – 14 October linked to the conspiracy to assassinate he was forced commit suicide with a cyanide pill,

a crazy handsome SS officer smoking a cigarette approx 1940.

CAVEAT: This is not a genuine wartime picture. It is from a modern re-enactment group called Kompanie, and it purports to be a representation of SS-Untersturmführer Otto Zoepf.

A women of the French resistance movement who is a member of a patrol routing out Germans snipers still left in areas of Paris France on August 29 1944.  (carrying a German Schmeisser submachinegun or MP40.)

A women of the French resistance movement who is a member of a patrol routing out Germans snipers still left in areas of Paris France on August 29 (carrying a German Schmeisser submachinegun or

A US Marine with a M2-2 Flamethrower at Iwo Jima. February 1945.

'At the end of a very long fight, a Marine flamethrower operator pauses to light up his pipe'. An unknown US Marine with a Flamethrower at Iwo Jima. February (Source - Department of Defence Photo [USMC]

B17 (My Uncle was an engineer on one of these planes. Shot down. hid, POW,  freed -camp saved-sent to a "butterball" US hospital camp to recover from near starvation. {butterball may be a term our family used??} He made it home! I am getting correct info. and will repin then. He lived into his early 90's. NEVER used derogatory terms about the then enemy. A real gentleman. More asap  K)

(My Uncle was an engineer on one of these planes.

Marine Shoots on a Japanese Pill Box Tarawa November 1943 | Flickr - USMC Archives

historywars: “ Marine Shoots on a Japanese Pill Box Tarawa November 1943

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