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
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