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*sorry for the language* but honestly, this might be a good study tool, haha. Something different to study with than notecards :P

*sorry for the language* but honestly, this might be a good study tool, haha. Something different to study with than notecards :P

Great War Weapons.  Grandfather would have used a rifle.  His army record describes him as 'a good shot'.  Would he have used any other weapons or have needed his gas mask?  We'll likely never know. He told a story about soldiers covering their faces with urine-soaked kilts to protect themselves during gas attacks. Perhaps it was the only benefit of wearing kilts.

Great War Weapons. Grandfather would have used a rifle. His army record describes him as 'a good shot'. Would he have used any other weapons or have needed his gas mask? We'll likely never know. He told a story about soldiers covering their faces with urine-soaked kilts to protect themselves during gas attacks. Perhaps it was the only benefit of wearing kilts.

November’s Infographics & Interactives Galore – Part Two | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

November’s Infographics & Interactives Galore – Part Two | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

This true war story about one German pilot’s willingness to stay his hand instead of firing his weapon kept another pilot alive to tell the most amazing tale.

This true war story about one German pilot’s willingness to stay his hand instead of firing his weapon kept another pilot alive to tell the most amazing tale.

The Sirens of Death – 11 Amazing Facts About the Ju 87 Stuka – MilitaryHistoryNow.com

The Sirens of Death – 11 Amazing Facts About the Ju 87 Stuka – MilitaryHistoryNow.com

Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler

Achilles tank destroyer on the east bank of the Rhine moves up to link with airborne forces whose abandoned gliders can be seen in the background.

Achilles tank destroyer on the east bank of the Rhine moves up to link with airborne forces whose abandoned gliders can be seen in the background.

Facts about history, intersting history information WTF Facts : funny, interesting & weird facts "Jumped on a grenade" sounds a bit like a certain Steve

Facts about history, intersting history information WTF Facts : funny, interesting & weird facts "Jumped on a grenade" sounds a bit like a certain Steve

The city of Wesel lies in ruins after Allied bombardment. March 1945.

The city of Wesel lies in ruins after Allied bombardment. March 1945.

Well, I'd love to say it's true except for the part about America... I may be seeing it through hazy patriotic glasses.

If WWI was a bar fight…

Well, I'd love to say it's true except for the part about America... I may be seeing it through hazy patriotic glasses.

rcast || Impact of WWII on BRITAIN .. this picture shows how people weren't allowed to talk about the war.it has a man half dressed as a German war general and half dressed as as a normal civilian quoting "you never know." This shows just how tight security was to ensure that nobody mentions,or gives away information, about the war. It is saying that normal people even friends could be actually German spies and could overhear information if one was discussing it. ..//FEB16

rcast || Impact of WWII on BRITAIN .. this picture shows how people weren't allowed to talk about the war.it has a man half dressed as a German war general and half dressed as as a normal civilian quoting "you never know." This shows just how tight security was to ensure that nobody mentions,or gives away information, about the war. It is saying that normal people even friends could be actually German spies and could overhear information if one was discussing it. ..//FEB16