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Ok, we'll start with this 'little' list...Timeline of World War II in Europe...#ingraphics

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Letters from the Blitz: Memoirs of the Second World War

Wartime Bride Sets Out For Church - Miss Ena Squire-Brown, an international dancer famed for her Dove Dance, leaves her recently bombed home for St. George's Church in Forest Hill, to marry Royal Air Force flying officer J.C. Martin. London,

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The last stand: Eerie photos capture man-made coastal remnants of WW2

The last stand: Eerie photos capture man-made remnants of the Second World War that have become part of our coastal landscape Marc Wilson, 46, travelled 23,000 miles to photograph 143 sites in Britain, France, Denmark, Belgium and Norway: (pic:Concrete tank defences in the forests near Lossiemouth, Moray)

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Two women working as window-cleaners in London during the second world war. 1941, David E Scherman.

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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

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Eating for Victory: original Second World War ration recipes

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Tuesday 28 April, 2015 Strasbourg, 28.04.2015 - The head of Europe's 47-nation human rights organisation has called on Indonesia not to carry out the execution by firing squad of 9 people which is expected to take place in the coming days. "The death penalty is a terrible injustice which can never be put right," said Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland. "I urge the Indonesian authorities to refrain from carrying out these ex

PICTURES FROM HISTORY: Rare Images Of War, History , WW2, Nazi Germany: Eastern Front (Russian Front) Second World War: 1945: The Last Months Of the War

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Another hero of the French Resistance during World War II and decorated for saving the lives of U.S. soldiers shot down behind enemy lines was Micheline Blum-Picard. Only eighteen-years-old when she first became involved in the Resistance, Blum-Picard started by carrying messages taped to her back and then progressed to photographing inside factories damaged by bombing raids By D-Day, however, she was carrying a rifle, a pistol, and a hand grenade wherever she went.

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George Rodger G.B. ENGLAND. London. Air-raid Warden phones from shattered booth after a bombing raid. Life in London during The Blitz of World War II in 1939-40. 1940

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