Handsome young sailor celebrating the end of the Second World War - New York, 1945 ~ WWII

Sailor Tooting Horn, Vj Day Celebration Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Archive Holdings Inc

Handsome young sailor celebrating the end of the Second World War - New York, 1945 ~ WWII

Second World War rescue dog Rip, pictured here with his handler, is currently (Aug 2014) being celebrated as part of a project to remember little-known heroic figures throughout history. Rip, searched for people buried in the rubble after bombing raids during the London Blitz. He was originally found in Poplar, London, in 1940 by an air raid warden, and was awarded the Dickin Medal for bravery in 1945.

Pet that helped save more than 100 lives to be celebrated

Second World War rescue dog Rip, pictured here with his handler, is currently (Aug 2014) being celebrated as part of a project to remember little-known heroic figures throughout history. Rip, searched for people buried in the rubble after bombing raids during the London Blitz. He was originally found in Poplar, London, in 1940 by an air raid warden, and was awarded the Dickin Medal for bravery in 1945.

One of the most-visited graves in Jerusalem belongs to Oskar Schindler, the German factory-owner and Nazi Party member credited with saving the lives of 1098 Jews during the Second World War.    His grave in the Catholic cemetery on the southern slope of Mount Zion is visited by Jews, Christians and people of no religious faith

One of the most-visited graves in Jerusalem belongs to Oskar Schindler, the German factory-owner and Nazi Party member credited with saving the lives of 1098 Jews during the Second World War. His grave in the Catholic cemetery on the southern slope of Mount Zion is visited by Jews, Christians and people of no religious faith

Fairy Toast/Wheatmealies/Summer Pudding recipes for using up stale bread (Eating for Victory: Original Second World War Ration Recipes)

Fairy Toast/Wheatmealies/Summer Pudding recipes for using up stale bread (Eating for Victory: Original Second World War Ration Recipes)

About this amaze woman: Rita Levi-Montalcini.  Nobel prizewinning Jewish scientist who carried out her cell growth research while hiding from the fascists during the second world war.

Rita Levi-Montalcini obituary

About this amaze woman: Rita Levi-Montalcini. Nobel prizewinning Jewish scientist who carried out her cell growth research while hiding from the fascists during the second world war.

The Second World War: Nurse fitting a baby with its respirator (note the bellows arrangement).

The Second World War: Nurse fitting a baby with its respirator (note the bellows arrangement).

Posters produced by the Soviet Union's Moscow based news agency, TASS, during the Second World War

Posters produced by the Soviet Union's Moscow based news agency, TASS, during the Second World War

1937 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Special Roadster  -  26 540 K Special Roadsters were constructed before the Second World War brought new car construction to a halt. 5.4-liter inline eight equipped with a driver-activated, Roots-type supercharger. In normally aspirated form, the engine produced 115 horsepower, but when the supercharger was mechanically activated by the driver, output grew to 180 horsepower, delivering a top speed of roughly 100 MPH. - created via https://pinthemall.net

1937 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Special Roadster - 26 540 K Special Roadsters were constructed before the Second World War brought new car construction to a halt. 5.4-liter inline eight equipped with a driver-activated, Roots-type supercharger. In normally aspirated form, the engine produced 115 horsepower, but when the supercharger was mechanically activated by the driver, output grew to 180 horsepower, delivering a top speed of roughly 100 MPH. - created via https://pinthemall.net

Watch the Second World War unfold over Europe in 7 minutes, w16-17 (world history) An amazing perspective!

Watch the Second World War unfold over Europe in 7 minutes

Watch the Second World War unfold over Europe in 7 minutes, w16-17 (world history) An amazing perspective!

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