I’d never realized this before, but this is an interesting bit of (somewhat) historical accuracy in HBO’s ‘The Pacific’. The ship burning offshore from Guadalcanal is presumably the USS George F. Elliot (AP-13); the supply/troop transport ship that delivered the 1st Marine Division to the island.
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Distribution of hot food by the field kitchen of the Cossack Guard unit of the Red Army. No information about place and date.
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Flight commander of the 46th Guard Night Bomber Aviation Regiment - Guard Junior Lieutenant Raisa Ivanovna Yushina (born in 1918). No date information.
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My Great Aunts notice of her husbands death at Stalingrad
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A US Marine shares his water with a kitten found under a destroyed Japanese Type 95 Ha-Go light tank on Tarawa, November 1943.
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Early Tiger tank in the assembly plant at Henschel factory/april 1942
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December 11, 1944, Brazilian infantrymen take time to read their mail in a trench on the Italian front. On the left, Edgar Vasques Rodrigues and on the right Mario Feliciano Gauza, both from Rio de Janeiro. Thompson's photo. Fifth Army - Brazilian Expeditionary Force, Italy.
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Brazilian soldier shortly before leaving for Europe to fight in World War II.
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Musta-Tunturi. The only place, where Germans couldn't cross the Soviet border and in 1944 were pushed back. On the photo — fighters of the 12th Red Banner brigade of the Northern fleet naval infantry during the Petsamo-Kirkenes operation. 1944.
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Needing help with the Death location on a German Military Tracer Card: Waluschowo??
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Soviet soldiers and civilians view a sign of the German occupation authorities on the outskirts of the village, which indicates that the former collective farm "October" is a community of Ivanov and Sharapov under the control of the German armed forces. No information about date and place.
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An officer speaks with resting panzer crew, in the armored spearhead in the Kalmyk steppe, North of Stalingrad, September 1942
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Some medals earned by Albert Eugene Kimes can anyone help find any records?
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Soviet AT-riflemen with PTRD-41 holding the line. Stalingrad, 1942. Photographer - Georgii Zelma
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My Great Grandfather Harry L Reed can anyone find any records?
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Anyone know who Hoffstätter Bonn is? This is the name on the back while the front is a Tinnie. “1935”
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Animal love is never forgotten
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A U.S. combat engineer from the 184th Regiment, 7th Infantry Division, searches for buried mines, using a SCR-625 detector on the island of Leyte, in the Philippines. In the background are a couple of wrecked and smoldering Type 95 "Ha-Go" Japanese tanks. (Colourised by Royston Leonard from the UK)
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Panzer IV's on Soviet fields during Operation Barbarossa 1941.
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Marine and his War Dog on Iwo Jima, 1945
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Hungarian troops march alongside horse-drawn carts in the snow, Hoholsky district, Voronezh region, Soviet Union, 1942
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German general Otto Fretter Pico, surrendering to the Brazilian expeditionary force fornovo di taro, Italy April 29, 1945.
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The other photo of my very british grandad in Japan requested by a few people!
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USS New Jersey (BB-62) at sea with the Pacific Fleet, 1944-45.
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Aerial view of Auschwitz 1944
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Mongolian poster "Transfer of a tank column to the soldiers of the Red Army", 1943
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Hoping someone could help this Marine locate ANY photo from the Battle of Peleliu of an "amtank" LVT-4(A) numbered A-13 with the USMC's 3rd Armored Amphibian Battalion (Provisional) Able Co, sometimes called 3d Armored Amphibian Tractor Battalion. Thank you so much in advance.
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Alexander Kaputsin, killed in 1943, age 17
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The bureau “b”, 1942.
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My great aunt Hazel died recently and my mother was gifted my great uncles personal belongings since she was so close to him and I found his dog tags from when he served.
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