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Captured soldiers of the Red Army. 1941

A young Soviet POW captured by the Germans. Near Mozhaysk, Mozhaysky District, Moscow Oblast, Russia, Soviet Union.

Fairbairn-Sykes dagger, Commando training

Brit Commando training, Achnacarry, Scotland : the first SOF of modern warfare.

Linz Hitler - Bing Images

Geli Raubal - was Adolf Hitler's half-niece. Born in Linz, Austria-Hungary, she was the second child and eldest daughter of Leo Raubal Sr. and Hitler's half-sister, Angela Raubal. Raubal was close to her uncle from 1925 until her suicide in

find a soldier's world war II

find a soldier's world war II

I have had two people in my life who had a greater impact on me than they could ever possibly realize. Six year ago my family used to go to Ray and Lyla My Dear Friends and American Heroesthe hometown buffet near our house for lunch every weekday. It was like a social club. We could go and converse with friends that we made there.

Britain's last surviving code-breaker, Mavis Batey, who served during WWII, passed away on November 12 at her house in Petworth, West Sussex. She was one of the fastest code breakers at Betchley Park and was the decrypter of the Italian Enigma machine

Natalya Fyodorovna Meklin née Kravtsova (1922-2005), a much decorated WWII combat pilot in one of the 3 women-only Soviet air regiments. She flew 980 night missions by the end of the war. After she graduated from the Military Institute of Foreign Languages  as a translator until retiring. Among her many awards was the title Hero of the Soviet Union, the highest distinction in the Soviet Union, awarded personally or collectively for heroic feats in service to the Soviet state and society.

"Katya Budanova (Катя Буданова), was a fighter pilot in the Soviet Air Force during World War II. With 11 air victories, she was one of the world's two female fighter aces along with Lydia Litvyak." She chose fighter ace over fashion model, apparently.

Перед штурмом Казани

Two Russian prisoners eating their rations in a Finnish POW camp behind the lines. The Finns claimed their biggest victory against the Russians when they destroyed the Russian Division, numbering men. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images).

Woman soldier of the Red Army Russia Great Patriotic War 1941

Badass- Woman soldier of the Red Army, Russia, Great Patriotic War, Found in the collection of the Russian State Film and Photo Archive, Krasnogorsk. (Photo by Fine Art Images/Heritage Images/Getty Images)

Soviet troops at the wheel of a flower bed-decked jeep as they enter Prague after it had been liberated by Czech patriots. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 05-1945

Soviet troops at the wheel of a flower bed-decked jeep as they enter Prague after it had been liberated by Czech patriots. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images).

Russian Soldiers during WW2

A wounded Soviet POW is photographed by his Finnish captors during the Winter War. The conflict began with a Soviet offensive on 30 November two months after the start of World War II and the Soviet invasion of Poland, ending on 13 March

“I treasure my remark to a grandson who asked, "Grandpa, were you a hero in the war?" "No", I answered, "But I served in a company of heroes".”  -Major Dick Winters

“I treasure my remark to a grandson who asked, "Grandpa, were you a hero in the war?" "No", I answered, "But I served in a company of heroes".” -Major Dick Winters (Band of Brothers) Major Winters = an American Hero!

Awaiting Execution - NA004007 - Rights Managed - Stock Photo - Corbis. Captain Noboru Nakajima awaits hanging at Guam for beating to death an American pilot on Chichi Jima in February, 1945.

Awaiting Execution - - Rights Managed - Stock Photo - Corbis. Captain Noboru Nakajima awaits hanging at Guam for beating to death an American pilot on Chichi Jima in February,

Soviet prisoners of war in Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp, October 1941

Soviet prisoners of war in Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp, October 1941

Russian soldiers with DP28 near Moscow

Soviet soldiers in the outlying forests during the Battle of Moscow, October 1941

japanese military ww2 | World War II: Japan--Road to World War II

The Japanese military in the as it began to take control of the Japanese Government, greatly expanded its role in the educational system, .

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