German soldiers who froze to death, winter 1941. The German Army was ill prepared for the harsh Russian winter. Almost half as many Germans were killed by the winter elements as by enemy bullets!!

Two Soviet infantrymen frozen to death in their foxhole, Freezing to death is one of the most peaceful & non-violent ways of natural dying

Assault on the beach in Iwo Jima

USMC Marines burrowing in the volcanic sand on the beach of Iwo Jima, Japan, 20 Feb 1945 note and Mount Suribachi in background

A dirigible falls from the air near an atomic bomb test site in Nevada, due to the shock wave in the air. U.S. Department of Energy Photograph. Public domain.

BLASTED BALLOON – With the Stokes nuclear test mushroom cloud looming in the background, a U. Navy Goodyear blimp lies impacted on the ground at the Nevada test site, August The.

WWI, 1916; Wounded British and German soldiers waiting to be evacuated, Battle of the Somme, circa September 1916

WWI, Wounded British and German soldiers waiting to be evacuated, Battle of the Somme, circa September 1916

The shocking, black-and-white photograph, taken on the edge of a Serbian…

A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: Austro-Hungarian army executes civilians in Serbia

A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: Austro-Hungarian army executes civilians in Serbia - History of the First World War in 100 .

Wehrmacht soldiers in Russia

Two German grenadiers, wearing rain capes, approach enemy positions with their rifles ready, Southern Russia, Spring 1942

Battle of France (10 May – 25 June, 1940):  Standing as one of the most…

Battle of France May – 25 June, Standing as one of the most…

British Harriers sinking an Argentinian ship, Falklands War

British Harriers sinking an Argentinian ship, Falklands War BFD

WW1,  Two Poilus sleeping in a trench,  image issue des collections de…

Two Poilus sleeping in a trench, image issue des collections de…

Red Army ww2

The capture of Mühlhausen town by the Russian troops, Germany, 1945 - Arkady Shaikhet

Saint-Lo, France, 1944

Rare color photos of the ruins of Normandy, Here, U. Army trucks drive through the ruins of Saint-Lo. The town was almost totally destroyed by Allied bombers during an attack on German troops stationed there.

Germany Enters Denmark's Capital 1940  in pencil and black ink wash on board used in The Sphere 18th May 1940. Matania's drawing depicts in immaculate detail German troops entering Denmark's capital in front of Copenhagen's Town Hall on Tuesday April 9th 1940 during World War II.   Although Matania is well known for his prolific paintings and drawings of scenes from WWI few of his WWII paintings have survived.

Germany Enters Denmark's Capital 1940 (Original) (Signed) art by Fortunino Matania

Thousands of German prisoners of war march along the central reservation of an autobahn as Allied vehicles drive past heading towards the front.Giesen, Germany. April 1945.

Thousands of German prisoners of war march along the central reservation of an autobahn as Allied vehicles drive past heading towards the front.

Gunner Coles (circled) received only five months of training before heading into…

Story of tank crew killed on the Somme is revealed 100 years later

Gunner Coles (circled) received only five months of training before heading into…

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