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A B-24 Liberator (serial 41-23109) of the 466th BG on the tarmac, 1945

A B-24 Liberator (serial 41-23109) of the 466th BG on the tarmac, 1945

(Source: loc.gov)

October 01, 2013, 12:00pm / 41

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The damage done to the USS Washington after colliding with the USS Indiana, 19 Feb 1944

The damage done to the USS Washington after colliding with the USS Indiana, 19 Feb 1944

(Source: archives.gov)

September 30, 2013, 5:00pm / 37

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Japanese soldiers in Shanghai, 1937

Japanese soldiers in Shanghai, 1937

September 30, 2013, 4:00pm / 76

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A Catalina of the NZ 6th Squadron at Halawa Bay, Solomon Islands/1945

A Catalina of the NZ 6th Squadron at Halawa Bay, Solomon Islands/1945

September 30, 2013, 3:00pm / 20

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A Howitzer SdKfz 165 “Hummel”

A Howitzer SdKfz 165 “Hummel”

September 30, 2013, 2:00pm / 40

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Pilots celebrate their victory during the Battle of Tarawa aboard the USS Lexington, November 1943

Pilots celebrate their victory during the Battle of Tarawa aboard the USS Lexington, November 1943

(Source: smithsonianmag.com)

September 30, 2013, 1:00pm / 50

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Lieutenant Colonel Hans Frans Muller (right), four times decorated for his war exploits, talks with Coast Guard Ensign Axel B. Carlson as the POW is transported across the English Channel for internment in England. Muller was captured in the battle of St. Lo. He wears the Iron Cross and other medals and a ribbon for participation in the Russian campaign.

Lieutenant Colonel Hans Frans Muller (right), four times decorated for his war exploits, talks with Coast Guard Ensign Axel B. Carlson as the POW is transported across the English Channel for internment in England. Muller was captured in the battle of St. Lo. He wears the Iron Cross and other medals and a ribbon for participation in the Russian campaign.

September 30, 2013, 12:00pm / 39

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The USS California sinking into the mud and muck of Pearl Harbor; the hulk of capsized USS Oklahoma, the sister ship, is to the extreme right, 7 Dec 1941

The USS California sinking into the mud and muck of Pearl Harbor; the hulk of capsized USS Oklahoma, the sister ship, is to the extreme right, 7 Dec 1941

(Source: loc.gov)

September 29, 2013, 5:00pm / 83

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