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D Day 1944 General Dwight D. Eisenhower quote. WWII

US paratroopers fix their static lines before a jump before dawn over Normandy on D-Day. (paratroopers and glider-borne troops of the and airborne divisions.

History Channel "Know Where You Stand" campaign by Seth Taras - Hindenburg at  Lakehurst, New Jersey 1937 / 2004; D-Day at Normandy Beach 1944 / 2004; Berlin Wall at the Brandenburg Gate 1989 / 2004; Hitler at the Eiffel Tower, Paris 1940 / 2004

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Amazing History Channel "Know Where You Stand" campaign by Seth Taras - Hindenburg at Lakehurst, New Jersey 1937 / D-Day at Normandy Beach 1944 / Berlin Wall at the Brandenburg Gate 1989 / Hitler at the Eiffel Tower, Paris 1940 / 2004

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It's a Jungle out There / U. helicopters drop off reinforcements in the Mekong Delta Saigon, South Vietnam, August 1967

American soldiers attend Mass in March 1945 in the bombed cathedral of Cologne. Photo by Margaret Bourke-White. via inritus

Picture by war correspondent Margaret Bourke-White - American soldiers attend Mass in March 1945 in the bombed cathedral of Cologne.

"Don't be afraid." That's what Ruby Bridges's mother told her on November 4, 1960. Little Ruby listened carefully to the advice. Soon, four United States federal court marshals, or officers, arrived at the Bridges family home in New Orleans, La., to drive the first grader to William Frantz Public School. A screaming mob was waiting. People stood near the building shouting.  Ruby held her head high. With the marshals surrounding her, the 6-year-old walked into the school and into history…

"Don't be afraid." That's what Ruby Bridges's mother told her on November Court marshals, or officers, arrived to drive the first grader to William Frantz Public School. People stood near the building shouting and the walked into the school.

Geraldine Hoff Doyle ~ The inspiration behind one of the most famous campaign posters of World War Two.  Geraldine Hoff Doyle was just another young factory worker in Ann Arbor, Michigan in 1942. But a chance visit to the plant by a United Press photographer was to make her one of the most recognizable faces in poster art, now known as Rosie the Riveter.

People- Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was 17 years (in while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic of her on the job. That image used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War.

A GI watched an M10 tank destroyer do its work in Saint-Lô

JUL 19 1944 Last stand of the Wehrmacht in St Lo American Wolverine tank destroyer firing near Saint-Lô, France, July 1944

Members of the Black Watch, one of the famed Scottish regiments, undergo rough training in South Coast sector of England, in 1940. Description from peopleus.blogspot.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

World War II: Axis Invasions and the Fall of France

9 Members of the Black Watch, one of the famed Scottish regiments, undergo rough training in South Coast sector of England, in The men were training to be combat parachutists.

American Soldier, France, 1944:

Soldier life: An American soldier France *Note the German grenade tucked under his ammo belt

american war heroes | BLACK AMERICAN SOLDIERS IN WORLD WAR II

Two American Soldiers proudly show off their personalized "Easter eggs" artillery shells) before firing them. - Easter Eggs for Hitler Photo by National Archives WWII

Audie Murphy, June 1924 - May 1971, was the most decorated American soldier of world war 2. During twenty-seven months in action in the European Theatre he received the Medal of Honor, the U.S. military's highest award for valor, along with 32 additional U.S. and foreign awards (medals, ribbons, citations, badges) including five awards from France and one from Belgium. After the war he became a celebrated movie star for over two decades. Audie Murphy

Audie Murphy, June 1924 - May was the most decorated American soldier of…

WW2 airbone

CAVEAT: This is a 2010 photograph of a Airborne Division re-enactment event at Bussum in the Netherlands, and not a genuine wartime picture. Via Floris Oosterveld

If World War 2 Was A Bar Fight

If World War 2 Was A Bar Fight

If World War 2 was a bar fight. If World War One was a bar fight IF WWY WAS A BAR FIGHT at W After the fast her tight, world War two america germany Japan britain Italy

Wow I had no idea, how cool....Original Keep Calm and Carry On Poster from WWII. Keep Calm and Carry On was a motivational poster produced by the British government in 1939 several months before the beginning of the Second World War, intended to raise the morale of the British public in the aftermath of widely predicted mass air attacks on major cities. Rediscovered in year 2000.

Keep calm and put up your poster

'Keep Calm and Carry On' posters were produced by the British government in several months before the beginning of the Second World War, to raise the morale of the British public in the aftermath of widely predicted mass air attacks on major cities.

Marines carrying the first flag up Iwo Jima. SO COOL!

Marines carrying the first flag up Mt. Suribachi on Iwo Jima.--The famous flag is the SECOND flag brought up there because the "first one wasn't big enough.

Pearl Harbor statistics. The Americans were bombed by the Japanese. This took place in Hawaii. December 7, 1941 was the date. The Japanese attacked as revenge for when the Americans attacked Manchuria.

Remembering Pearl Harbor~~~Our Dad was a Pearl Harbor Survivor~~~he was on the USS Nevada~~Dec. 1941 We will never forget!