This is the youngest soldier in World War I. Momčilo Gavrić lived in Serbia at the outbreak of the war. In 1916, Austro-Hungarian soldiers killed his father, mother, grandmother, his three sisters, and four of his brothers. After hearing what had happened, the major accepted Momčilo into the unit and assigned him to a soldier. That night, Momčilo showed the major where the Austro-Hungarian soldiers were and helped bombard them. At ten, he was promoted to Corporal and at eleven to Lance…
German soldier riding a motorcycle in the snow of the Eastern Front. The temperature could have been as low as minus 40 °C, February 18, 1942.
German paratrooper in the "splinter" camo smock.
Wehrmacht soldier on a motorcycle - Eastern Front
German biker. Le Havre 2-4-41.
A tired soldier from 2nd SS Panzer Corps staring into the distance after the retaking of Kharkov, March 1943. history only - no propaganda. —————— Un soldat épuisé du 2eme SS Panzer korps regardant Kharkov après la reconquête. Mars 1943. photo...
Civil War Veteran Jacob Miller of the 9th Indiana Infantry was shot in the forehead on Sept.19th 1863 at Brock Field at Chickamauga. He survived the shot, later writing that he had a constant reminder of the Chickamauga Battlefield and the constant pain he suffered from that wound.