Eagle Squadron - Flying Officer Eugene "Red" Tobin (4 January 1917 – 7 September 1941) was an American pilot who flew with the Royal Air Force during the Battle of Britain in World War II.
/r/ColorizedHistoryEdgar Allan Poe, 1840s.
/r/ColorizedHistoryLibertyville, 1936 by Theodor Jung
/r/ColorizedHistoryPrincess Elizabeth reading a book at Windsor Castle. June, 1940.
/r/ColorizedHistoryEdgar Charles Badcoe (centre) and his Halifax crew of No.77 Squadron outside KN-C at Elvington airfield in 1943.
/r/ColorizedHistory72 Highlanders, Crimean War, 1850s.
/r/ColorizedHistoryMexico in the year 1891: Early morning at a fruit & vegetable market in Guadalajara
/r/ColorizedHistoryThe Romanov Children, 1906
/r/ColorizedHistoryBritish veteran of the Napoleonic wars, posing with his wife - 1860s
/r/ColorizedHistoryWilliam T. Sherman, 1885.
/r/ColorizedHistoryThe burned down plenary sessions hall of the Reichstag. Berlin, Germany. February 28th 1933.
/r/ColorizedHistoryCountry store on dirt road, North Carolina in 1939
/r/ColorizedHistory10 years old Joe Biden - 1953
/r/ColorizedHistoryOn this day in 1898, Empress Dowager Cixi seizes power and ends the Hundred Days’ Reform in China.
/r/ColorizedHistoryFrederick Douglass, leader in the abolitionist movement and an early champion of women’s rights.
/r/ColorizedHistoryUnited States President Abraham Lincoln - November 1863
/r/ColorizedHistoryPvt John G. Winbury hugging his 2-year-old son Robert just before sailing to Hawaii with the 251st Coast Artillery, California National Guard - October 31, 1940, in Los Angeles, California. US.
/r/ColorizedHistoryAmericans stand on the site of the main altar in the historic Aachen Cathedral, World War II.
/r/ColorizedHistoryMunitionnettes - February 1916 Production of the so-called "Crapouillots" the 20 kg Medium A.L.S bombs for the 58mm French trench mortar.
/r/ColorizedHistory5-year old Harold Walker, picks 20 to 25 pounds of cotton a day. Oklahoma, 1916.
/r/ColorizedHistoryEnglish children huddle in a trench during a German air raid, 1940.
/r/ColorizedHistoryRichard Davis Winters a.k.a. "Dick Winters" - officer of the United States Army and a decorated war veteran - portrayed by Damian Lewis in the 2001 HBO mini-series Band of Brothers.
/r/ColorizedHistoryFox hunt drama at the Capitol! A mechanic on a motorcycle caught this escaped pet fox in Washington D.C., December 1919
/r/ColorizedHistoryHMS Pegasus, Lamlash, Scotland, September 1942. "A Kingfisher being lowered. The observer sits astride the hull in order to hook on and off."
/r/ColorizedHistoryU.S. Third Army troops lie low in a barge while crossing the Rhine. Germany, 1945.
/r/ColorizedHistoryThe Duke of York (King George VI) riding in a round-a-bout at the Great Bookham fete - Surrey, England, UK. - June 1922
/r/ColorizedHistoryGrady Carroll, 9 years old and his brother Ed, 10 years old, cotton pickers, 1913. Texas.
/r/ColorizedHistoryThe March on Washington, August 28th, 1963