British gas mask, Spooky or what! It's not known if grandfather had to use one in the trenches. War diary of Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders indicates that he may have had to wear a gas mask in mid-August
Farewell kiss > romance at war time. A soldier kisses his sweetheart. This "off to war" kiss took place in 1943 and appeared in a Life Magazine piece: "True Romance: The Heartache of Wartime Farewells,
World War II - Vienna 1945 - - Rights Managed - Stock Photo - Corbis. The cruelty of World War II in April After heavy fights in the streets of Vienna, a civilian walks past the head of a German soldier.
A powerful image Soviet Flag raised above the Reichstag [Berlin, Soviet Union soldiers Raqymzhan Qoshqarbaev, and Georgij Bulatov raising the flag on the roof of Reichstag building in Berlin, Germany in May, The photograph was taken by Yevgeny Khaldei.