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08 Mar 14 at 7 pm

An American soldier with war orphans ‘adopted’ by his unit, London, 1943.  Robert Capa

(Source: nondescripthistory, via thylaa)


An American soldier with war orphans ‘adopted’ by his unit, London, 1943.  Robert Capa
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28 Feb 14 at 7 pm

bag-of-dirt:

A young Filipino Resistance fighter poses with a flag of the United States Army Forces in the Far East following the routing of Japanese occupying forces from her province. From 20 January 1945 to 15 August 1945, Tarlac was recaptured piece by piece by combined Filipino and American troops together with the recognized Filipino guerrilla fighters against the Japanese Imperial forces. Tarlac, Tarlac Province, Central Luzon, Philippines. August 1945. 

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bag-of-dirt:

A young Filipino Resistance fighter poses with a flag of the United States Army Forces in the Far East following the routing of Japanese occupying forces from her province. From 20 January 1945 to 15 August 1945, Tarlac was recaptured piece by piece by combined Filipino and American troops together with the recognized Filipino guerrilla fighters against the Japanese Imperial forces. Tarlac, Tarlac Province, Central Luzon, Philippines. August 1945. 
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22 Feb 14 at 5 pm

wolfenstain:

A Muslim woman covers the yellow star of her Jewish neighbor with her veil in Sarajevo, 1941.

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wolfenstain:

A Muslim woman covers the yellow star of her Jewish neighbor with her veil in Sarajevo, 1941.
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09 Feb 14 at 5 pm

Marines of the 2nd Marine Division under fire, November 1943

(Source: Flickr / usmcarchives, via raphmike)


Marines of the 2nd Marine Division under fire, November 1943
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29 Dec 13 at 2 pm

Two French children watch convoys drive through the ruins of Normandy en route to St. Lo, France

Unknown photographer, 1944

(Source: galasai, via tethrasing)


Two French children watch convoys drive through the ruins of Normandy en route to St. Lo, France
Unknown photographer, 1944
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30 May 13 at 4 pm

free-parking:

The Louvre is evacuated before German invasion in 1939, its works returning in 1945

(via thegestianpoet)

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06 May 13 at 4 pm

auauk:

Japanese-American Internment (the result of Executive Order 9066.)

(via petitsirena)

 1822
06 Apr 13 at 9 pm

wehadfacesthen:

A bookshop in West London, England, October 22, 1940, during the Battle of Britain

(via godfreyparke)

wehadfacesthen:

A bookshop in West London, England, October 22, 1940, during the Battle of Britain
via semioticapocalypse  (from robotcosmonaut & Bookshelfporn)
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26 Feb 13 at 9 pm

fuldagap:

Red Army soldiers setting a clock to Moscow time in Silesia, Allied-occupied Germany, 1945.

(Source: an-overwhelming-question, via majorzero)

fuldagap:

Red Army soldiers setting a clock to Moscow time in Silesia, Allied-occupied Germany, 1945.
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19 Jan 13 at 8 pm

ash-aconitum:

Remembrance Day: Women at War

Patricia Collins (née Holden) was one of three press photographers working in the Public Relations Department of Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London, England, 1944. (x)

(via majorzero)

ash-aconitum:

Remembrance Day: Women at War
Patricia Collins (née Holden) was one of three press photographers working in the Public Relations Department of Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London, England, 1944. (x)
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10 Dec 12 at 1 pm

itsjohnsen:

A German soldier returns home only to find his family no longer there. Frankfurt, 1946.
Tony Vaccaro

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itsjohnsen:

A German soldier returns home only to find his family no longer there. Frankfurt, 1946. Tony Vaccaro
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18 Oct 12 at 7 pm

lostsplendor:

June 6th, 1944  ”D-Day. Crowd watching the news line on the Times building at Times Square.”(via)

(via majorzero)

lostsplendor:

June 6th, 1944  ”D-Day. Crowd watching the news line on the Times building at Times Square.”(via)