WO Jack January, April 17, Torpedoed Japanese destroyer photographed through periscope of U.
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Wahoo or U. Nautilus , June Sixteen-inch guns of the U. S Iowa firing during battle drill in the Pacific, ca. Alfred N.
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Cooperman, December 4, Navy aircraft carrier receive last minute instructions before taking off to attack industrial, and military installations in Tokyo. Rotating with blades, halo moves aft, giving depth and perspective. Horace Bristol, September Coming back, the Germans were up in full force and we lost at least 80 ships men, many of them pals.
Edward Steichen, November It set the stage to annex the Czechoslovakian Sudetenland, largely inhabited by a German- speaking population.
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German troops parade through Warsaw, Poland. PK Hugo J. Moscow, August British prisoners at Dunkerque, France , June Adolf Hitler in Paris , June 23, German troops in Russia, Aircraft spotter on the roof of a building in London. Paul's Cathedral is in the background. Paul's Cathedral is pictured during the great fire raid of Sunday December 29th. July Total war knows no bounds. Almshouse bombed Feb. Life in London during the war.
View of a V-1 rocket in flight, ca. Zwilling, Libya, January or November 24, Montgomery watches his tanks move up. Lyle Bernard, CO , 30th Infantry Regiment, a prominent figure in the second daring amphibious landing behind enemy lines on Sicily's north coast, discusses military strategy with Lt. George S. Near Brolo. Mignano area, Italy. April 4, Paul Oglesby, 30th Infantry , standing in reverence before an altar in a damaged Catholic Church.
Note: pews at left appear undamaged, while bomb-shattered roof is strewn about the sanctuary. Acerno, Italy. Rose, Jr. Dwight D. Eisenhower gives the order of the Day. Robert F. Sargent, June 6, An American officer and a French partisan crouch behind an auto during a street fight in a French city, ca.
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American troops in tank passing the Arc de Triomphe after the liberation of Paris , August Here, in the Montelimar area, France, French civilians shave her head as punishment. Men seek cover behind hedges and signs to return the fire. Yanks of 60th Infantry Regiment advance into a Belgian town under the protection of a heavy tank. Spangle, September 9, Parachutes open overhead as waves of paratroops land in Holland during operations by the 1st Allied Airborne Army. September Infantry anti-tank crew fires on Nazis who machine- gunned their vehicle, somewhere in Holland.
Stickle, November 4, Germans captured these American soldiers during the surprise enemy drive into Allied positions. Guravitch, April 9, Army men and equipment pour across the Remagen Bridge ; two knocked out jeeps in foreground. William Spangle, Germany, March 11, We all tried to crawl under each other because the lead was flying around like hail.
March Rothenberger, April 14, Jacob Harris, April 16, Wernberg, Germany. Joseph Scrippens, April 22, William Robertson and Lt. William E.
Poulson, April 25, Eisenhower, Supreme Allied Commander , accompanied by Gen. Omar N. Bradley, and Lt. Moore, April 12, Donald R. Ornitz, April 15, Captured Japanese photograph taken aboard a Japanese carrier before the attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, December 7, Captured Japanese photograph taken during the December 7, , attack on Pearl Harbor. In the distance, the smoke rises from Hickam Field. Along the March [on which] these prisoners were photographed, they have their hands tied behind their backs. Jap machine gun fire from the right flank makes it more difficult for them.
Robert M. Howard, December 26, Kent Rooks, May 18, Attacking at the break of day in a heavy rainstorm, the first Americans ashore huddle behind tree trunks and any other cover they can find. Two U. Marines and Army assault troops landed on the Central Pacific island on July 20, Gilbert Islands. At night the Japs would infiltrate American lines. At Dawn, the doughboys went out and killed them.
This photo shows tank going forward, infantrymen following in its cover. These machine gunners pushed them back. The mother, four children and a dog, took shelter from the fierce fighting in that area. Angus Robertson, June 21, Angus Robertson, ca. His face is grimey with coral dust but the light of battle stays in his eyes. They are U. Two 5'' mm guns are ready while inboard 20mm anti-aircraft crews are ready to act. Ted Needham. Douglas MacArthur wades ashore during initial landings at Leyte, P.
Here, a gun pumps a stream of shells into Jap positions inland on the tiny volcanic island.
February Warren, ca. In the lower background is the smoke of battle as Marine units move in to follow up with a Sunday punch. David D. Duncan, ca.
The division is working to take Wana Ridge before the town of Shuri. Walter F. Kleine, Okinawa, Lemuel Shepherd , commanding general of the 6th Marine Division, relaxes on an Okinawan ridge long enough to consult a map of the terrain. Sam Weiner, ca.
Charles Kerlee, February Paul W. Tibbets, Jr. B Superfortress. In the background, a Roman Catholic cathedral on a hill in Nagasaki.