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A British Cruiser tank is unloaded at a port in Egypt, on November It is one of a large number which had just been shipped there by British forces.

Swift work in the Danger Zone.    Their tank is a victim of a German bombing attack at a level-crossing in Northern France, the British crew immediately set to work to effect repairs to the damaged machine and render it fit for further service against the enemy.

Swift work in the Danger Zone. Their tank is a victim of a German bombing attack at a level-crossing in Northern France, the British crew immediately.

Franklin D. Roosevelt reviews the troops during his trip to Morocco for the Casablanca Conference. January 21, 1943.

January 1943 - Franklin D. Roosevelt leaves for the Casablanca Conference with Winston Churchill and becomes the first President to leave the U.

Battered German soldiers escaping the Russian onslaught in the Crimea arrive at the port of Constanza, Bulgaria, summer 1944

Battered German soldiers escaping the Russian onslaught in the Crimea arrive at the port of Constanza, Romania, summer The German exodus was completed mostly by sea since the overland route was severely contested by the Red Army.

A Light Tank Mk VI and Bren gun carrier being unloaded from a ship at Southampton during the return of the second British Expeditionary Force from France, 19 June 1940.

H A Light Tank Mk VI and Bren gun carrier being unloaded from a ship at Southampton during the return of the second British Expeditionary Force from France 19 June 1940

A Sturmgeschütz III tank destroyer in the role of transporting retreating Germans during the days after Normandy, June 1944.

A Sturmgeschütz III tank destroyer in the role of transporting retreating Germans during the days after Normandy, June

To alert their own airforce to their presence, soldiers spread the Swastika across boats used by the S.S. troops to cross the Gulf of Corinth, Greece, on May 23, 1941.

To alert their own airforce to their presence, soldiers spread the Swastika across boats used by the S. troops to cross the Gulf of Corinth, Greece, on May 1941

Universal Carrier of the Arab & Commonwealth forces charging through Palmyra in 1941

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A British Bren Gun Carrier moving through the ancient Roman ruins of the Great Colonnade at Palmyra in Syria during their fight against French Vichy forces, 1941

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Paratroopers of the RCT (Regimental Combat Team) float earthward from to cut off retreating enemy units south of Munsan, Korea.

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