During WW2, Luftwaffe pilot Franz Stigler refused to destroy a damaged B-17 .The German pilot escorted the B-17 to the English Channel and then saluted the American pilot and returned home. About 40 years later, they were reunited and developed a deep friendship that lasted until their deaths.
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USS St. Louis after torpedoed in Battle of Kolombangara, July 1943
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A U.S. Navy Grumman F6F-3 Hellcat fighter of fighting squadron VF-2 being catapulted from the aircaft carrier USS Hornet (CV-12) via the hangar catapult, 25 February 1944.
En novembre 1942, suite au débarquement des Alliés en Algérie (Opération Torch), un Me 323 Géant amène les premiers éléments de la division Hermann Goering en Tunisie.
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Soldiers taking direct hits from a German machine gunner as the ramp drops down for unloading.