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three people standing in the middle of a forest filled with dirt and grass, surrounded by trees
Soviet soldiers in treches ww2
Soviet soldiers in trenches ww2
Bren carriers of the Maori Battalion drive through a village on the Adriatic Front in Italy, 19 Oct 1944.  [::SemAp FB :: || :: SemAp G+::] Steampunk, North Africa, Canadian Military, British Armed Forces, Warfare, Ww11, Infantry
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Bren carriers of the Maori Battalion drive through a village on the Adriatic Front in Italy, 19 Oct 1944. [::SemAp FB :: || :: SemAp G+::]
a group of women in uniform standing next to each other holding up hats and looking at the sky
Maori WAACs welcome the Maori Battalion
Uniformed Maori members of the Women's Auxiliary Army Corps welcome the Maori Battalion home on Wellington wharf.
the story of mao's battamon
Joseph Takuta | National Library of New Zealand
Joseph Takuta, of the Maori Battalion, on his return from service during World War II. Photographed by John Dobree Pascoe, circa 1944.
"No infantry had a more distinguished record, or saw more fighting, or, alas, had such heavy casualties, as the Maori Battalion."    --Bernard Freyberg, the General Officer Commanding of the 2NZEF Art, Ww2, Troops, World War Ii, American Soldiers, Battle Fight
History Spotlight: The Maori Battalion
"No infantry had a more distinguished record, or saw more fighting, or, alas, had such heavy casualties, as the Maori Battalion." --Bernard Freyberg, the General Officer Commanding of the 2NZEF
ww2 soldier Ww2 Soldiers, Soldier, Military History
ww2 soldier
black and white photograph of a man leaning against a brick wall with his head on the ground
A German soldier returns home only to find his family no longer there. Frankfurt, 1946 - by Tony Vaccaro
A German soldier returns home only to find his family no longer there. Frankfurt, 1946 - by Tony Vaccaro
German soldiers, Stalingrad, 1942. War, German Soldiers Ww2, History Photos, German Army, Historia
После боя на Керченском полуострове немцы у входа в землянку ждут выхода оставшихся красноармейцев
German soldiers, Stalingrad, 1942.
Soviet soldier in Germany 1945 History, Photographer, World War I
Soviet soldier in Germany 1945
Soviet soldier in Germany 1945
A German soldier is hit by enemy fire, Ukraine, c. 1943
The moment a German soldier is hit by enemy fire, Ukraine, c. 1943. (600px × 809px)
A German soldier is hit by enemy fire, Ukraine, c. 1943
an old black and white photo of soldiers
Very determined looking Waffen SS appear ready to move out. Note the barrel of the the Panzerbüchse 39 anti-tank rifle carried by the trooper in the foreground. All wear the standard camouflage smock and the same pattern helmet cover. To the very last day of the war, the Waffen SS remained fully equipped and supplied.
Children from the Hitler Youth serving in the German Army at the last stages of WW2.  As Germany suffered more casualties, more teenagers volunteered  were accepted, initially as reserve troops but then as regulars. The German ethic of the boy soldier not only encouraged such service but towards the end of the war, the Germans even drafted boys as young as 12 into military service. They saw extensive action  were among the fiercest  effective German defenders in the Battle of Berlin World War Two
Victories have many father, catastrophes are orphans.
Children from the Hitler Youth serving in the German Army at the last stages of WW2. As Germany suffered more casualties, more teenagers volunteered were accepted, initially as reserve troops but then as regulars. The German ethic of the boy soldier not only encouraged such service but towards the end of the war, the Germans even drafted boys as young as 12 into military service. They saw extensive action were among the fiercest effective German defenders in the Battle of Berlin
44th Infantry Division captives in Ulm Ulm, United States Military, Us Soldiers
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44th Infantry Division captives in Ulm
a group of men standing next to a tank with a camel in front of it
Tiger, Tunis 1943
Thousand-yard stare. A young German soldier from the SS-Panzerdivision 'Hitlerjugend'. Caen, Normandy,June 1944 Normandy
Thousand-yard stare. A young German soldier from the SS-Panzerdivision 'Hitlerjugend'. Caen, Normandy,June 1944