British WWII propaganda poster depicting the Union Jack with the slogan: "Our Empire is united against Nazi tyranny"

British WWII propaganda poster depicting the Union Jack with the slogan: "Our Empire is united against Nazi tyranny"

VE DAY IN LONDON, 8 MAY 1945. Two small girls waving their flags in the rubble of Battersea, snapped by an anonymous American photographer.

VE DAY IN LONDON, 8 MAY 1945. Two small girls waving their flags in the rubble of Battersea, snapped by an anonymous American photographer.

A soldier of the Red Army raises the Russian flag above the Reichstag in Berlin as the city falls to the Allies in 1945

A soldier of the Red Army raises the Russian flag above the Reichstag in Berlin as the city falls to the Allies in 1945

On 8th May 1945, generally known as V-E Day, which marked the end of the war in Europe, around 153 U-Boats were in differents stages of combat. Operational U-boats were ordered to surface and sail for Allied ports flying a black flag of surrender. Most made for the UK, although a few reached the US. On 9th May 1945, the first of over 150 surrendered boats started to arrive, but more than 200 were scuttled. Of those surrendering, a quarter were taken over by the Allied powers and the rest…

On 8th May 1945, generally known as V-E Day, which marked the end of the war in Europe, around 153 U-Boats were in differents stages of combat. Operational U-boats were ordered to surface and sail for Allied ports flying a black flag of surrender. Most made for the UK, although a few reached the US. On 9th May 1945, the first of over 150 surrendered boats started to arrive, but more than 200 were scuttled. Of those surrendering, a quarter were taken over by the Allied powers and the rest…

Japanese Propaganda: This poster depicts a Japanese warrior destroying American ships. The flags behind the warrior represent the nations who Japan was allied with.

Japanese Propaganda: This poster depicts a Japanese warrior destroying American ships. The flags behind the warrior represent the nations who Japan was allied with.

Canadian soldiers with a Nazi German flag which they captured during the Battle of Normandy

Canadian soldiers with a Nazi German flag which they captured during the Battle of Normandy

Soviet soldiers hoisting the Soviet flag in Berlin, German. World War II, 1945.

Soviet soldiers hoisting the Soviet flag in Berlin, German. World War II, 1945.

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