U.S. troops discover circa 80 bodies of murdered American soldiers in a field at Malmedy, 14 January 1945. #WW2
The fields of Northern France are littered with gliders as the Douglas C 47s that towed them there leave the area.
The fields of Northern France with gliders as the Douglas C 47s that towed them there leave the area. | Amazing, Historic Images Of Allied Troops Storming The Beaches Of Normandy On D-Day
Soldiers taking direct hits from a German machine gunner as the ramp drops down for unloading.
Dimanche 31 Décembre 1944 : La bataille dans les Ardennes se poursuit avec des contre-attaques menées par les Alliés. Sunday December 31st, 1944 : The battle of the Bulge continues with counter-attacks led by the Allies.
A winter view southeast (after the Battle?) from over the settlement of central Stalingrad, northwest of the railyard. Dark shadows mark the Krutoi Ravine at upper left; the small ravine at bottom left feeds into it. Beyond the railyard: the L-shaped (apartment) house, the Railwaymen's Building, the flour mill (with its separate smokestack left of it), and Pavlov's House. Stalingrad Aerial Scans (online) photos GX2839-568 and -570 show this area after the snow had melted.
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Matthew Bunker Ridgway (1895-1993) Ridgway planned the July 9, 1943, midnight assault on Sicily, the first nighttime airborne assault in U.S. history. The following year, 1944, he was in command of the XVIII Airborne Corps, directing the Allied assault through the Netherlands, Belgium, and on into Germany. His units overran 5,000 square miles of enemy held terrain, taking 500,000 German POW's.
Weymouth Portland Harbour, l'embarquement début juin 1944. Au premier plan le LCVP PA13-22, il est attribué au APA 13 soit l'USS Joseph T. Dickman à Utah Beach le 6 juin 1944.
WWll troops coming home to NY harbor on the Queen Elizabeth. I feel so much emotion when I look at this...