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Remainsofwar

What happens to all of our tanks, planes and ships when the war is over? It seems that a lot of them are left on the battlefield to rust and rot as seen in this interesting collection of photos. See the full gallery at the link.

German prisoners of war are detained behind barbed wire by American soldiers on Utah Beach on the coast of France on June 6, 1944 during World War II. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

German prisoners of war in a barbed-wire enclosure on "Utah" Beach, 6 June Note the group of African-American Soldiers in the near center distance, "Sherman" tank (with name "Delphia" on its side) beyond them, and stranded on the beach behind the tank.