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A medic of the 82nd Airborne caring for lightly wounded German near the French village of Mère Eglise, 1944 

A medic of the 82nd Airborne caring for lightly wounded German near the French village of Mère Eglise, 1944 

/ May 15, 2013 / 38

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An incendiary strike on Osaka by a B29 of the 330th BG, 1 June 1945

An incendiary strike on Osaka by a B29 of the 330th BG, 1 June 1945

/ May 14, 2013 / 64

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Dutch prisoners arriving in Zevenaar to return home after their stay in Germany, 1940.

Dutch prisoners arriving in Zevenaar to return home after their stay in Germany, 1940.

Source / May 14, 2013 / 42

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German soldiers resting during the Battle of Moscow, 1941

German soldiers resting during the Battle of Moscow, 1941

/ May 14, 2013 / 306

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US Marines of the 1st Marine Division checking out the burned out shells of some Japanese Type 95 Ha-Go tanks, Pelielu

US Marines of the 1st Marine Division checking out the burned out shells of some Japanese Type 95 Ha-Go tanks, Pelielu

/ May 14, 2013 / 81

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Germans sleeping in the field, c. 1944

Germans sleeping in the field, c. 1944

/ May 14, 2013 / 152

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Lt. General Karl-Wilhelm von Schlieben and Rear Admiral Walter Hennecke arriving at the Château de Servigny to discuss the surrender of Cherbourg,  26 June 1944

Lt. General Karl-Wilhelm von Schlieben and Rear Admiral Walter Hennecke arriving at the Château de Servigny to discuss the surrender of Cherbourg,  26 June 1944

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US Marines of the 6th Marine Division riding a Sherman on Okinawa, April 1945/PFC Robert L. Keller

US Marines of the 6th Marine Division riding a Sherman on Okinawa, April 1945/PFC Robert L. Keller

/ May 14, 2013 / 269

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