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An English speaking guide explains points of interests on Lake Lugano to American soldiers touring in Switzerland, form the stern of a pleas...

An English speaking guide explains points of interests on Lake Lugano to American soldiers touring in Switzerland, form the stern of a pleas.

“ An American soldier in Saint-Sauveur-le-Vicomte, France - 16 June 1944. Photo by Robert Capa. ”

“ An American soldier in Saint-Sauveur-le-Vicomte, France - 16 June 1944. Photo by Robert Capa. ”

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American soldiers comfort a little girl and her puppy after the invasion of Normandy. Colleville-sur-Mer, Note the look on the girls face and the concern of the GI's

Robert Leigh, Private First Class (PFC) in the Infantry Division with his collection of captured German weapons taken during the Battle of the Bulge - 3 and a &

Robert Capa, American soldiers, Salerno, Italy, 1943

Robert Capa, American soldiers, Salerno, Italy, 1943 World War II

Battle of the Bulge photos

Via Life: “American soldiers in a snowy ditch in Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge in Before the attack, some German troops who were able to speak English disguised themselves as Allied.

12 June 1944: A group of American soldiers stand in the village of Sainte-Marie-du-Mont, which was liberated by paratroopers of the 501st and 506th Regiments of the 101st Airborne Division. 7 May 2014: A view of the old village fountain today.

12 June A group of American soldiers stand in the village of Sainte-Marie-du-Mont, which was liberated by paratroopers of the and Regiments of the Airborne Division. 7 May A view of the old village fountain today.

These members of the Women's Army Corps (WAC) pose for a photograph at Camp Shanks in New York just before shipping out on February 2, 1945. These women were the first contingent of Black American WACs to go overseas during WWII.

4 Members of the Women's Army Corps (WAC) pose at Camp Shanks, New York, before leaving from New York Port of Embarkation on Feb. The women are with the first contingent of Black American WACs to go overseas for the war effort.

When Corregidor and Bataan fell in 1942, there were 11 US Navy nurses and 66 Army nurses who were captured along with the American and Filipino forces, and imprisoned in and around the city of Manila. These 77 women became known as the Angels of Bataan (sometimes even referred to as the Battling Belles of Bataan) who, despite being prisoners of war, continued to serve as an active nursing unit until their liberation in February 1945.

When Corregidor and Bataan fell in there were 11 US Navy nurses and 66 Army nurses who were captured along with the American and Filipino forces, and imprisoned in and around the city of Manila. These 77 women became known as the Angels of.

The real Rosie the Riveter - Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was a 17-year-old (in 1942) while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a picture of her on the job. That image was used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War II.    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geraldine_Doyle

People- Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was 17 years (in while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic of her on the job. That image used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War.

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