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The woman’s barrack at Auschwitz as it was seen immediately upon liberation by the Soviets, 27 Jan 1945

The woman’s barrack at Auschwitz as it was seen immediately upon liberation by the Soviets, 27 Jan 1945

/ January 02, 2013 / 84

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/ January 02, 2013 / 52

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The destruction of the Luftwaffe bombing raids during the Blitz.

January 01, 2013, 5:00pm / 55

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A Japanese soldier carrying a wounded comrade off the battlefield in China, 1939

A Japanese soldier carrying a wounded comrade off the battlefield in China, 1939

/ January 01, 2013 / 75

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After surviving another night of German bombing in mid September 1940, a homeless family plucks a chicken in the East End of London. No doubt the family’s home had been destroyed during the bombing raid known as the Blitz—just over 1.5 million homes were destroyed or damage during the event which lasted from September 1940 to May 1941.

After surviving another night of German bombing in mid September 1940, a homeless family plucks a chicken in the East End of London. No doubt the family’s home had been destroyed during the bombing raid known as the Blitz—just over 1.5 million homes were destroyed or damage during the event which lasted from September 1940 to May 1941.

/ January 01, 2013 / 20

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MacArthur’s return to the Philippines.

MacArthur’s return to the Philippines.

/ January 01, 2013 / 39

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The harsh reality of the Bulge, 1944/45

The harsh reality of the Bulge, 1944/45

/ January 01, 2013 / 275

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Missouri infantrymen of the 19th Infantry Regiment wishing a Happy New Year from the Kumsong front, Korea 1951

Missouri infantrymen of the 19th Infantry Regiment wishing a Happy New Year from the Kumsong front, Korea 1951

/ January 01, 2013 / 144

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