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What are the best photos of World War II? - Quora

GEORG STROCK The story behind the famous WWII photo of three dead American soldiers half-buried in the sand at a place called Buna Beach

Robert Capa, American soldiers, Salerno, Italy, 1943 World War II

Robert Capa, American soldiers, Salerno, Italy, 1943 World War II.

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D Day 1944 Robert Capa (this is NOT a Capa photo: was taken on Omaha Beach by Walter Rosenblum )

War is cruel, war is stupid, war is crazy, war is idiot, war is bla bla bla. See these victims!!! The officers of the SS Mountain Division '...

this is most likely the first photo KIA in World War II! this poor German soldier was killed on the first day of the German invasion of Poland, September precisely at Hill 179 near Chojnice

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April 1945 - American Marines pause in the fight for control of Okinawa to give their mascot, a baby goat, some water. Photo: J.

DID YOU KNOW THAT Dwight D. Eisenhower was the only U.S. president to serve in both World War I and World War II. Eisenhower was the 34th President of the United States and served two terms. We are impressed with that fact, how about you?

Dwight D. Eisenhower was the only U. president to serve in both World War I and World War II. Eisenhower was the President of the United States and served two terms. General Eisenhower is the only Five- Star General to become President.

A U.S. soldier trying to comprehend what he has just seen, Chambois, 1944.

This tired soldier pauses in a French shop and gazes at himself in the mirror as if he is bewildered to still be alive

Finland in World War II - In Focus - The Atlantic

A Finnish soldier with a pack Reindeer, on an ice covered lake, near the tiny village of Nautsi, in northern Lapland, Finland.

Winter 1944: U.S soldier wounded during the Battle of the Bulge. -

Medics tend to the wounded in the Ardennes, at the Battle of the Bulge: Jan. Victory for the allied forces came at a heavy price: Nearly Americans were killed and tens of thousands more were wounded, missing, or captured.

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