John Basilone (November 4, 1916 – February 19, 1945) was a United States Marine Gunnery Sergeant who received the Medal of Honor for his actions at the Battle of Guadalcanal during World War II. He was the only enlisted Marine in World War II to receive t

John Basilone (November 4, 1916 – February 19, 1945) was a United States Marine Gunnery Sergeant who received the Medal of Honor for his actions at the Battle of Guadalcanal during World War II. He was the only enlisted Marine in World War II to receive t
SHARE ON TUMBLR

Wounded: An American soldier, a casualty of the war in the Pacific, lies on a cot in a cathedral on Leyte, the Philippines, waiting for treatment for a bullet wound in his stomach
World War II Poster
World War II plane wreck. Papua New Guinea
Important People and Events of World War IIIncluded in this product:*World War II Timeline Cards- 45 different  cards with events, dates and descriptionsTimeline graphic organizer25 Task Cards with Higher Level Thinking QuestionsTask Card Recording Sheets
Smatchet Blade.
THE ROYAL FAMILY DURING WORLD WAR II
The Tuskegee Airmen were the 1st African-American military aviators in the United States armed forces. During World War II, African Americans in many U.S. states were still subject to the Jim Crow laws.[N 1] The American military was racially segregated,
A serviceman at an RAF bomber station ties a ribbon round a bomb, World War II, circa 1943. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
arch is the month that bridges Winter and Spring, so mix up the long month with magic, romance, mystery, and more. Water For Elephants author Sara Grue returns with a period piece set in the World War II era, and Fifty Shades of Grey fans won't be dis
26 Badass Animals From World War II
The Classic World War II Poster - "We Can Do It !" www.etsy.com/... #women
Irena Sendler smuggled some 2,500 Jewish children out of the Warsaw Ghetto and then provided them with false identity documents and with housing outside the Ghetto, saving those children during the Holocaust.[5]
Wood gas generator construction details
almok Beach, Aruba: This is the site of one of the largest (and most deliberate) shipwrecks in the Caribbean. During World War II, a German freighter was ordered to surrender here, but instead, the captain sunk the ship so it wouldn't fall into Allied
ajor Charity Adams Early, the first African American woman commissioned as an officer in the Women's Army Corps
Reaction from the man who saved over 600 children from the holocaust and finds out that he is surrounded by those he saved.
Southend, Essex, 1941. Photograph: Science & Society Picture Library
This is a true hero. Read the article of how he overcame prejudice and ended up becoming a doctor. "John Withers. The Black World War II veteran risked a dishonorable discharge and the loss of his academic career in order to hide and save two dying J
A U.S. soldier mocks Hitler for the camera, World War II. #WW11 #wartime
Soviet soldiers hoisting the Soviet flag in Berlin, German. World War II, 1945.
WWII
"If there's something wrong, speak up!" Pete Seeger
Kutno, World War II | The Brink of Oblivion: Inside Nazi-Occupied Poland, 1939-1940 |
Facebook News Feed History of the World: World War I to World War II
nument to 80,000 people, mostly Jews, who were murdered by the Nazis in World War II, Kaunas, Lithuania by Jim Zuckerman
American soldiers crossing a dirt road as Germans shoot at them. Normandy, France, 25 July, 1944.
[Australian ex-prisoner of war at the Bangkok Hospital at the end of World War II] [picture] [ca. 1945]
Dancing with the Enemy - "Raised in a Catholic family in the Netherlands, Paul Glaser was shocked to learn as an adult of his father’s Jewish heritage. In Dancing With the Enemy, Glaser recounts his discovery of what happened to his family during Wor
US take on the British version of Second World War poster: 'Keep Mum - she's not so dumb'.
dramatic and chilling photograph of a hydrogen bomb detonation, great shot
The lighthouse Tourlitis of Andros Island (Greece) was bulit in 1897 and was bombarded during the World War II – it was restored in 1994.
The first contingent of Black American Women ,"WACs" to go overseas for the war-Women's Army Corps (WAC)-Feb 02,1945 ~
Alan Turing Father of Computer Science. Single-handedly won World War II by cracking the Enigma code
American soldiers in France, World War II
Jeep cemetary, Okinawa
The Imitation Game (2014)
American
This heap of ashes and bones is the debris from one day's killing of German prisoners by 88 troopers in the Buchenwald concentration camp near Weimar in Germany, shown on April 25, 1945.
A German World War II prisoner, released by the Soviet Union, is reunited with his daughter. The child had not seen her father since she was one year old. 40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken
One of the many women who played a vital part in the French Resistance during WW2
nurse from WWII ~
RAF Pilot