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Soviet soldiers towing a light howitzer into p…

Soviet soldiers towing a light howitzer into position during the siege of Stalingrad. The ring of steel is closing fast on German 6th Army. December, 1942. [Stalingrad Battle Data] #history #ww2 #stalingrad #1940s
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🇺🇸 A US sailor killed in action during the s…

🇺🇸 A US sailor killed in action during the sneak attack at Pearl Harbor washes ashore on the beach. December 7, 1941. #history #ww2 #pearlharbor #war #usa #navy
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🇺🇸 The white smoke in this image is from the…

🇺🇸 The white smoke in this image is from the USS West Virginia as her fires are fought. The black smoke is the USS Arizona. The ship in the foreground is the USS Maryland. #usa #navy #ww2 #history #pearlharbor #1940s
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Soviet BA-64 armored cars scouting the Chir Ri…

Soviet BA-64 armored cars scouting the Chir River, beyond which the shattered remnants of the 3rd Romanian Army have escaped. Battle of Stalingrad, December, 1942. [Stalingrad Battle Data] #history #ww2 #wwii #soviet
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🇬🇧 Edith Cavell, an English nurse working in…

🇬🇧 Edith Cavell, an English nurse working in German occupied Belgium during WWI. In 1914 and 1915 she helped sneak 200 British and French soldiers to safety into neutral Holland. She was eventually arrested by the Germans, charged with treason and convicted by a German military court. She was executed by firing squad on October 12, 1915 despite international pleas for mercy. #wwi #ww1 #history #war
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German Tiger I heavy tank crew near Lake Ladog…

German Tiger I heavy tank crew near Lake Ladoga, Russia, Aug 1943. [Photographer: Zwirner / Source: German Federal Archive
Identification Code: Bild 101I-461-0216-37A] #history #ww2 #tanks #vintage #germany #wwii #war #tank
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