Battle of the Somme. An officer of 183 Tunneling Company, Royal Engineers, looks warily over the top. His men had dug and detonated the large mine blown at Kasino Point, near Carnoy. Private collection of Richard van Emden who wrote the book: The Somme, The Epic Battle in the Soldiers' Own Words and Photographs.
'Full Victory — Nothing Else': Iconic D-Day Images for Its 70th Anniversary
༻❁༺ ❤️ ༻❁༺American paratrooper James Flanagan Platoon, C Co, PIR), among the first to make successful landings on the continent, holds a Nazi flag captured in a village assault. Marmion Farm at Ravenoville, Utah Beach, France. 6 June 1944 ༻❁༺ ❤️ ༻❁༺