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The Jews who fought for Hitler: 'We did not help the Germans. We had a common enemy'

/ March 11, 2014, 2:27pm / 83

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A Mark IV Tank on the testing ground at Tank Corps Central Stores, Erin/September 1917.

A Mark IV Tank on the testing ground at Tank Corps Central Stores, Erin/September 1917.

Source / March 11, 2014 / 64

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Ambulance drivers of the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry (FANY) wearing their fur coats near Calais in January 1917.

Although the British Army wanted nothing to do with the women of FANY initially, by the time of the Armistice those who worked in the field and drove ambulances had been decorated many times for bravery including: 17 Military Medals, 1 Legion d’Honneur and 27 Croix de Guerre.

Ambulance drivers of the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry (FANY) wearing their fur coats near Calais in January 1917.

Although the British Army wanted nothing to do with the women of FANY initially, by the time of the Armistice those who worked in the field and drove ambulances had been decorated many times for bravery including: 17 Military Medals, 1 Legion d’Honneur and 27 Croix de Guerre.

Source / March 11, 2014 / 61

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A machine gun position established by the 54th Australian Battalion during the morning of the attack through Peronne during the Hundred Days’ Offensive.

Pictured, left to right: Private Cullen, A Company, 53rd Battalion; Private A. Storen, A Company, 54th Battalion; unidentified (standing at back); Sergeant Kelly, 54th Battalion and Private McSweeney, 54th Battalion.

A machine gun position established by the 54th Australian Battalion during the morning of the attack through Peronne during the Hundred Days’ Offensive.

Pictured, left to right: Private Cullen, A Company, 53rd Battalion; Private A. Storen, A Company, 54th Battalion; unidentified (standing at back); Sergeant Kelly, 54th Battalion and Private McSweeney, 54th Battalion.

Source / March 11, 2014 / 31

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Wounded British soldiers stretch their legs beside their train, which has stopped just outside Amiens during a German Offensive/4 March 1918.

Wounded British soldiers stretch their legs beside their train, which has stopped just outside Amiens during a German Offensive/4 March 1918.

Source / March 11, 2014 / 37

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An officer of the Women’s Royal Air Force (WRAF) with a dog.

An officer of the Women’s Royal Air Force (WRAF) with a dog.

Source / March 10, 2014 / 183

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Australian soldiers and army nurses playing cards at Mudros on the Greek island of Lemnos, 19 September 1917.

Australian soldiers and army nurses playing cards at Mudros on the Greek island of Lemnos, 19 September 1917.

Source / March 10, 2014 / 43

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Civilians and police officers stand on the streets below the damaged South Western Bank in London following the Zeppelin raid on the night of 13 -14 October 1915.

Civilians and police officers stand on the streets below the damaged South Western Bank in London following the Zeppelin raid on the night of 13 -14 October 1915.

Source / March 10, 2014 / 238

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