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14 Survival Tips That May Save Your Life Someday Vol. II 14 Survival Tips That May Save Your Life Someday Vol. II,Nützliches Wissen In the case of an emergency, doing the right thing or. Survival Tips, Survival Skills, Survival Stuff, Survival Axe, Zombies Survival, Survival Shelter, Homestead Survival, Wilderness Survival, Simple Life Hacks

Morse Code Alphabet – 3 Tricks for learning it quickly - Survivalized

In the event of a serious crisis, knowing the Morse code Alphabet could be the difference between life and death. Learn it quickly with these 3 tricks!

the-hero-of-ages: “ gdfalksen: “ Chiune Sugihara. This man saved 6000 Jews. He was a Japanese diplomat in Lithuania. When the Nazis began rounding up Jews, Sugihara risked his life to start issuing. I Look To You, Interesting History, Interesting Facts, World History, History Books, Church History, History Class, History Photos, Good People

10 People Who Saved Jews During World War Two - Listverse

During World War Two, many individuals from many countries risked their lives to save various minorities, especially Jews, from the horrors of the

May 1945 — Two million people gathered in Times Square to celebrate the end of World War II. May 1945 — Two million people gathered in Times Square to celebrate the end of World War II. Times Square, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Photographie New York, Photos Rares, Interesting History, World History, World War Two, Historical Photos

The girl who keeps dreaming

“ May 08, 1945 — Two million people gathered in Times Square to celebrate the end of World War II. ”

TIL that during the Holocaust Polish doctors Eugene Lazowski and Stanisław Matulewicz saved 8000 Jews by creating a fake Typhus epidemic. The Germans quarantined the area instead of risking outbreaks by sending them to concentration camps. Jolie Photo, Interesting History, Faith In Humanity, Before Us, World History, World War Two, In This World, Wwii, The Past

The "Polish Schindler" - Futility Closet

Physician Eugene Lazowski was practicing medicine in the Polish town of Rozwadów when he discovered that injecting healthy patients with dead bacteria could cause them to test positive for epidemic typhus without experiencing any symptoms. Working secretly with his friend Stanislaw Matulewicz, Lazowski began injecting thousands of Poles in the surrounding villages, deliberately creating the appearance of an epidemic. Fearful of a contagious illness, the Nazis quarantined the affected…

A milkman delivering on a London street devastated during a German bombing raid. A milkman delivering on a London street devastated during a German bombing raid. World History, World War Ii, History Pics, History Online, Asian History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Rare Photos, Bill Brandt

Photography and The City « Street Level Photoworks : Blog

What "Keep Calm and Carry On" looks like. London Blitz 1940

Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was a 17 years in 1942 working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic 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. Rosie The Riveter, Photo Vintage, Oldschool, Interesting History, Faith In Humanity, Women In History, Pearl Harbor, A 17, Up Girl

Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was a 17 years (in 1942) 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 II.

In Soviet Union women participating in WWII were erased from history, remaining as the occasional anecdote of a female sniper or simply as medical staff or, at best, radio specialists. The word “front-line girl” (frontovichka) became a terrible. Women In History, World History, Foto Portrait, Vintage Nurse, Red Army, Interesting History, Military History, World War Two, Historical Photos

Self-Rescuing Princess Society

navalenigma: “ shayvaalski: “ friendlycloud: “ agewa: “ “We went to Kineshma, that’s in Ivanovo region, to visit his parents. I went as a heroine and I never expected someone to welcome me, a...

This is Gisella Perl, a a successful Jewish gynaecologist in Sighet, Romania in the and She was taken to Auschwitz in where she treated women with kindness and compassion. She was asked to report all pregnant women to Josef Mengele- bett Women In History, World History, World War Ii, Anne Frank, We Are The World, In This World, Great Women, Amazing Women, Angel Of Death

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checkmateprolifer: “ This is Gisella Perl, a a successful Jewish gynaecologist in Sighet, Romania in the 1930s and 40s. She was taken to Auschwitz in 1944, where she treated women with kindness and...

 Hans Munch, called the "Good Man Of Auschwictz", was the only doctor who helped the prisoners from the inside. He refused to choose those to be killed at risk of his own life, and even helped some escape. Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Joseph Mengele, Disney Marvel, World History, World War Ii, C G Jung, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Germany

Dr. Hans Munch, called the "Good Man Of Auschwictz", was the only doctor who helped the prisoners from the inside. He faked experiments to keep the prisoners from being gassed, refused to choose those to be killed at risk of his own life, and even helped some escape. . At risk of his own life, he did what he could to save as many as he could. He was later put on trial, but because of so many Jewish witnesses stating his goodness to them, he was completely acquitted.

D-Day by the Numbers – A fascinating and sobering look at the realities of the D-Day invasion 70 years ago. D-Day by the Numbers – Ein faszinierender und ernüchternder Blick auf die Realität der D-Day-Invasion vor 70 Jahren. History Facts, World History, World War Ii, History Memes, D Day Invasion, Teaching History, History Classroom, History Education, Interesting History

D-Day

Codenamed Operation Overlord, the invasion began on June 6, 1944, also known as D-Day, when some 156,000 American, British and Canadian forces landed on five beaches along the heavily fortified coast of France’s Normandy region during World War II. The operation was one of the largest amphibious military assaults in history and has been called the beginning of the end of war in Europe.

1941 Hitler Pin Cushion // Not serious enough at this moment. yet to think of the woman darning socks and sticking it to Hitler every time she sat and sewed. Sewing Notions, Sewing Tools, Sewing Kit, Pin Cushions, Vintage Sewing, Crafty, Cool Stuff, Antiques, Design

Spurlock Museum, U of I

Hitler pin cushions were very popular during WWII.

English and German soldiers play football in No Man's Land, First World war. I had no idea there was a photo. Soldados Ingleses y Alemanes juegan fútbol en tierra de nadie. World War One, First World, Roger Nimier, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Christmas Truce, Christmas Eve, Christmas Facts, Christmas Parties

Once Upon a Time in War

War is a horribly fascinating thing, however much man may hate it.

Greta Friedman, of Frederick, holds an autographed copy of the famous Life magazine photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt taken in New York’s Times Square on V-J Day in The Nurse in the photo is Greta Friedman and Sailor is George Mendonsa World History, World War Ii, Today History, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Just In Case, Just For You, Famous Pictures, Interesting History

The lips behind the kiss that ended World War II | WTOP

It’s arguably the most famous picture marking the end of World War II: Two strangers, a sailor and a nurse, kissing in the middle of Times Square on the cover…

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