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History of the World War I

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CAVEAT: Though frequently posted here as "Stalingrad 1943 German soldier" or the like, this is a modern re-enactment plainly credited to Hungarian photographer Balasz Santha at the bottom. It is not a genuine wartime image.

Gedenken Sie die mutigen deutschen Soldaten.

Denken Sie daran, alle deutschen Soldaten des Zweiten Weltkrieges

The Book Thief was set in the time period of WWII and in Nazi Germany. Adolf Hitler was the dictator of Nazi Germany and he is the historical aspect of the novel because the characters often reference him and blame him for their problems.


Nazism - Hitler with syncophant Hudolf Hesse

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25 Soldiers With Killing Sprees Straight Out Of Call Of Duty

Apparently part of being an unkillable death machine requires having a manly 'stache.

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Italy – Page 5 – Some WW1 Photographs…

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Read about the horrors of life inside a First World War trench and discover facts about trench warfare at Facts, where learning is easy and fun. World War One, First World, Batalha Do Somme, Schlacht An Der Somme, Battle Of The Somme, British Soldier, British Army, Kaiser, World History

WW1: One of the most publicized photos of WW1 shows a British trench during a lull. Note those "resting", two of them on the floor of the trench. One rifleman remains on guard in case the enemy decides on a sudden attack.

Heritage: First World War Sikh soldiers. Supporters say soldiers should be given a regiment to take pride in History Of India, London History, World History, World War One, First World, Commonwealth, Udaipur, Jaisalmer, Brighton
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Man'S Turban Stolen In Southampton Race Attack

Sikh and Indian soldiers with drawn swords, France, ca. 1915. The sword has a special significance for Sikhs. To learn more see the SikhMuseum.com Exhibit - Doctor Brighton's Pavilion

Poignant vigil: A cavalry horse stands over the body of its rider - from the book The War Horses, which shows the reality behind the animals forgotten in World War I World War One, First World, Horse Love, History Facts, Four Legged, Beautiful Horses, Old Photos, War Horses, Creatures

Unshakeable courage of the real War Horses: The eight million forgotten animals who were killed on the frontline

They are images which remind us of the crucial role played by the forgotten warriors of World War I — the four-legged ones.

Pinner says: "London Underground - First World War air raid shelter poster, September 1917 by mikeyashworth" Is this really WWI? Or is it actually WWII? Penguin Books, World War One, First World, Anderson Shelter, Bomb Shelter, History Magazine, The Blitz, Air Raid, Battle Of Britain
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London Underground - First World War air raid shelter poster, September 1917

It is often forgotten - the extent of sheltering in London tube stations during the First World War. This poster was issued in 1917 - banning birds, cats, etc from the stations during raids.

German soldiers resting and talking over a newspaper.

Instagram post by Juan Royo Abenia • Jul 6, 2016 at 7:14am UTC

18 Likes, 1 Comments - Juan Royo Abenia (@juanroyoabenia) on Instagram: “#Alemania #trincheras #WWI #guerra”


Бывалый вояка

Photographer professional Виктор Перякин (Victor Peryakin). Бывалый вояка. From country Russia. City Москва.

A barge transports wounded soldiers from Anzac Cove to the hospital ship Gascon. Courtesy of Australian War Memorial

Pictures of World War I


Italian soldat I think correct me if I'm wrong, helping a doggy cross a trench during the battle of Asiago World War One, Second World, First World, Military Working Dogs, Flanders Field, War Dogs, World History, Wwi, Historical Photos
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Dying Splendor of the Old World

An Italian soldier helps a dog cross a trench during the Battle of Asiago, 1916.

1942 : A pair of tired Wehrmacht soldier of the mighty German Army in Stalingrad, USSR From the book "Stalingrad by Peter Antill" Stalingrad was the decisive storm that would lead to the annihilation of an all conquering army – the German Sixth Army. German Soldiers Ww2, German Army, Military Photos, Military History, Luftwaffe, Battle Of Stalingrad, Germany Ww2, War Photography, War Machine


Colorized photo of two weary Wehrmacht soldiers on the Eastern Front, 1942

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Australian soldiers in the demolished German trenches at Messines, in July 1917.

WWI, July 1917; Australian soldiers in the demolished German trenches at Messines.

American soldiers lining up to get new clothing from the quartermaster during World War I. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images American Soldiers, American Civil War, World War One, First World, Marine Corps Humor, Native American History, British History, Military Photos, World History

Americans in World War One

The start of a three-part series for the Memorial Day weekend. The Americans may have come to the Great War later than many, but their experience was every bit as intense. From the LIFE photo archives (though not LIFE magazine, which didn't yet exist), plus one from the Imperial War Museum. 1917-1918, of course. A young soldier boarding a train for the Front. Source American troops lined up in London before being shipped to the front. Source Troops on the move. Source An American machine-gun…