Displaying the insignia of ranks in the United States armed forces who fought is World War 2: Private to Brigadier General. It also shows the badges and pins of different companies within the armed forces, each company had a different role during World War 2. These badges and pins can also be classed as tribal symbolism as each solider fought side by side for their individual company.
Waterloo, to raise money for the upkeep of certain areas of the battlefield, It depicts an incident in the battle when Capt Cavalie Mercer (moustache on horseback) held his ground against the massed ranks of French cavalry despite being told to retreat to the British squares. It took over a year to finish the 2 paintings with a lot of research involved, Oil on canvas, 45" x 30"-Art of Karl Kopinski
/....BRITISH WWII Keep Mum .. Agent ‘Fifi': The stunning British spy who seduced secrets of war from her ‘prey By Terrence McCoy September 18, 2014 A World War II propaganda poster created in 1941 by Harold Forster. “Keep Mum She’s Not so Dumb” is typical of Second World War British propaganda attempts to instill caution in the public through humorous, memorable slogans, rather than through fear-inducing images of spies and saboteurs. (Courtesy of Imperial War Museums/.JAN16
A history lesson for Trump: Transgender soldiers served in the Civil War
President Donald Trump's proclamation by Tweet Wednesday that he was banning transgender people from serving in the military in any capacity is the latest twist in a thoroughly modern controversy. Trump's declaration would overturn a policy only recently put in place by the Obama White House as the armed forces continue to grapple with modern issues of gender identity and sexuality. Cross-dressing has roiled the ranks of armies at least as far back as Joan of Arc, the 15...
Both the British and the Americans enlisted African Americans during the Revolutionary War. American military leaders were reluctant to allow black men to join their armed forces on a permanent basis, even though black men had fought with the Continental Army since the earliest battles of the war at Concord, Lexington, and Bunker Hill. The British encouraged runaways--male and female--to join their ranks. This work provides excellent documentation of the variety of roles African Americans
Dunford Taps Brakes on Trump's Call for Transgender Ban in Military: Joint Chiefs Chairman Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford said Thursday that thousands of transgender troops in the ranks will continue serving indefinitely until the Pentagon gets formal notice of President Donald Trump's proposed ban and figures out a way to implement it.
A dramatic photograph of the tightly massed ranks of US assault troops in a landing craft crossing the English channel en route for the Normandy landings. D-Day began on June 6th, 1944 at 6:30am and was conducted in two assault phases û the air assault landing of allied troops followed by an amphibious assault by infantry. The Normandy landings were the largest single-day amphibious actions ever undertaken, involving close to 400,000 military and naval personnel.