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Tanks Vs. Bridges (13 Pics)

Check out this collection of images of tanks that proved too heavy for the bridges they were driving on. All but one of... Read More

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Harrowing Photos Showing The Reality of The Death Camps at The End of WWII

In the spring of 1945, photos and witness accounts from the liberation of camps like Bergen-Belsen provided the disbelieving world outside of Europe... Read More

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Virginia Hall: One of The Greatest Spies in American History

Despite the fact that her country — the United States — had yet to enter the war. Despite the fact that women weren't... Read More

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The US Dropped Warning Leaflets Before They Bombed Japan, And This Is What They Say

The Axis Power was responsible for the Holocaust, the Allies, the bombing of Japan. Who really lost the war?

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Military Slang Words and Phrases Used by American Soldiers During WWII

Starting as early as 1941, correspondents began reporting and discussing military slang in the pages of American Speech, the journal of the American... Read More

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The Nurse Who Saved Children From Nazis By Hiding Them In Coffins, WWII

Irena Sendler was born on February 15th, 1910 in Warsaw, Poland. She pursued medicine and dedicated her life to the service of others,... Read More

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Evacuation of the Sick and Wounded, WWII

Every regiment in the field maintains a proportion of personnel who are trained and are proficient in first aid to the injured. In... Read More

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Faces of War: Men With Broken Faces and The Tin Nose Shop

Wounded tommies facetiously called it "The Tin Nose Shop." Located within the 3rd London General Hospital, its proper name was the "Masks for... Read More

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Vintage Photos of Émilie Marie Bouchau and Her 16-Inch Waist

Algerian-born Émilie Marie Bouchau (Polaire), was famous for her tiny, corsetted waist, which was reported to have a circumference no greater than 16... Read More

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Colorized Photos of Soviet Female Snipers in the 1940s, WWII

Here's a collection of colorized photos that shows the Soviet female snipers in the Second World War. H/T Za Rodinu