Battlefield bravery

Second World War rescue dog Rip, pictured here with his handler, is currently (Aug 2014) being celebrated as part of a project to remember little-known heroic figures throughout history. Rip, searched for people buried in the rubble after bombing raids during the London Blitz. He was originally found in Poplar, London, in 1940 by an air raid warden, and was awarded the Dickin Medal for bravery in 1945.

Pet that helped save more than 100 lives to be celebrated

Second World War rescue dog Rip, pictured here with his handler, is currently (Aug 2014) being celebrated as part of a project to remember little-known heroic figures throughout history. Rip, searched for people buried in the rubble after bombing raids during the London Blitz. He was originally found in Poplar, London, in 1940 by an air raid warden, and was awarded the Dickin Medal for bravery in 1945.

"Seen a lot of injuries, then?... Violent deaths?" "Yes." "Bit of trouble, too, I bet." "Of course, yes. Enough for a lifetime... far too much." "Want to see some more?"

"Seen a lot of injuries, then?... Violent deaths?" "Yes." "Bit of trouble, too, I bet." "Of course, yes. Enough for a lifetime... far too much." "Want to see some more?"

A Portuguese soldier posing with a War Cross, a decoration awarded for bravery on the battlefield. World War 1.

A Portuguese soldier posing with a War Cross, a decoration awarded for bravery on the battlefield. World War 1.

33 Yrs Ago Today India Launched Operation Meghdoot To Capture Siachen The Worlds Highest Battlefield   'Operation Meghdoot' the code-name for anIndian Armed Forces operation was launched 33 years back this very day.  Launched in 1984 to capture the Siachen Glacierin the Jammu and Kashmir precipitating the Siachen conflict this military operation was unique as the first assault launched at the world's highest battlefield.  The military action resulted in Indian troops gaining control of the…

33 Yrs Ago Today India Launched Operation Meghdoot To Capture Siachen The Worlds Highest Battlefield 'Operation Meghdoot' the code-name for anIndian Armed Forces operation was launched 33 years back this very day. Launched in 1984 to capture the Siachen Glacierin the Jammu and Kashmir precipitating the Siachen conflict this military operation was unique as the first assault launched at the world's highest battlefield. The military action resulted in Indian troops gaining control of the…

Hayabusa Warrior Shirt pays tribute to the warrior code. The brotherhood of battle is bound by a code of honor, loyalty and bravery that are unmatched on the battlefield. New fit and cut Top-quality construction 90% Cotton, 10% Polyester

Hayabusa Warrior Shirt pays tribute to the warrior code. The brotherhood of battle is bound by a code of honor, loyalty and bravery that are unmatched on the battlefield. New fit and cut Top-quality construction 90% Cotton, 10% Polyester

Günther Degen (30 August 1917 — 13 March 1945) was a Hauptsturmführer (Captain) in the Waffen-SS during World War II and was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, which was awarded to recognize extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership by Nazi Germany during World War II. Hauptsturmführer Günther Degen was in command of the I.Battalion, 11th SS Gebirgsjager (Mountain) Regiment Reinhard Heydrich, 6th SS Gebirgs Division Nord when he was awarded the Knight's Cross…

Günther Degen (30 August 1917 — 13 March 1945) was a Hauptsturmführer (Captain) in the Waffen-SS during World War II and was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, which was awarded to recognize extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership by Nazi Germany during World War II. Hauptsturmführer Günther Degen was in command of the I.Battalion, 11th SS Gebirgsjager (Mountain) Regiment Reinhard Heydrich, 6th SS Gebirgs Division Nord when he was awarded the Knight's Cross…

Meet Lucca, the K-9 Hero Who Risked Her Life to Save 14 Men!! Parade Magazine's…

Meet Lucca, the K-9 Hero Who Risked Her Life to Save 14 Men!! Parade Magazine's…

The Korean War | Here's that position you see over and a over in photos of men in all wars, including my own cousin, at time this is written, they are right now being denied access to the memorials that they fought for, and that many died for. God bless these soldiers gone on before & with us still †

The Korean War | Here's that position you see over and a over in photos of men in all wars, including my own cousin, at time this is written, they are right now being denied access to the memorials that they fought for, and that many died for. God bless these soldiers gone on before & with us still †

The real-life War Horse: Incredible story of stallion nicknamed ‘The Sikh’ who WALKED back to Britain from Russia after spending years delivering supplies to troops

Story of the heroic War Horse who braved the trenches

The real-life War Horse: Incredible story of stallion nicknamed ‘The Sikh’ who WALKED back to Britain from Russia after spending years delivering supplies to troops

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