Battle of Dunkirk   Dunkirk after British bombardment and retreat. 1940.

The Aftermath at Dunkirk as Seen by Hitler's Personal Photographer

(PHOTO: Hugo Jaeger—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) The Aftermath at Dunkirk as Seen by Hitler’s Personal Photographer Dunkirk after British bombardment and retreat.

About Johnny Clem who left his family to be a drummer boy in the Civil War. He was one of the youngest drummer boys to bear arms in the Civil War. He left home at the age of 11 and attempted to join the 3rd Ohio Infantry.

In camp, drummer boys were often used as orderlies for commanding officers. And in battle, drummer boys helped take care of the wounded soldiers.

The Little Ships of Dunkirk were hundreds of private boats that assisted in the Dunkirk evacuation during WWII. They are depicted in the Christopher Nolan WWII movie Dunkirk. See more real vs. reel images: http://www.historyvshollywood.com/reelfaces/dunkirk/

We pit the Dunkirk movie vs. the true story of the Dunkirk evacuation during Read our fact-checking and see Dunkirk rescue photos.

A World War I memoir of an American veteran who accompanied three canal barges loaded with 952 American soldiers killed in battle on a voyage from Toul, France to Antwerp, Belgium on their way to the U.S.A.

A World War I memoir of an American veteran who accompanied three canal barges loaded with 952 American soldiers killed in battle on a voyage from Toul, France to Antwerp, Belgium on their way to the U.

Juana Galan was known for beating Napoleons troops out of her village during the Battle of Valdepeas in June, 1808.  The portrait seen here tho, is faked. For  more info see http://brigidashwood.tumblr.com/post/53932358652/wearingraincoats-so-by-this-point-im-sure  and http://fuckyeahhistorycrushes.tumblr.com/post/13622988391/this-fierce-lady-is-juana-galan-she-was-a-spanish

In Juana Galan organized the women of her town to fight off the approaching Napoleonic army by dumping boiling water and oil on their heads and beating them off with sticks. The French retreated from the town and La Mancha as a whole.

Whether you agree of disagree this article will certainly get you thinking...read the comments as well, several are very insightful.

This is great for believers who do not assume they are correct about everything and enjoy having their views challenged as well as confirmed.

6 juni 1944, Frankrijk

Deze kleurenfoto's van de invasie van Normandië laten een heel nieuw beeld van D-day zien

6 juni 1944, Frankrijk

The Dunkirk evacuation, dubbed Operation Dynamo, saw 338,000 troops rescued   from the beaches of northern France between May 27 and June 4, 1940.

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US Marine with his war dog under fire during the Battle of Iwo Jima, 1945. -

US Marine with a flame-thrower & his war dog under fire during the Battle of Iwo Jima,

068 106cm Dunkerque WWII France Dunkirk Battle Cruiser Paper Model Pdf File

068 106cm Dunkerque WWII France Dunkirk Battle Cruiser Paper Model Pdf File

Dunkirk Battle, Paper Models, Wwii, Frances O'connor, Pdf, Filing, Ships, Battle Of Dunkirk, Paper Templates

A grateful French women serve drinks to U.S. soldiers following the liberation of Trévières during the Battle of Normandy following the Allied D-Day invasion of France. June 10th, 1944.

A grateful French women serve drinks to U.S. soldiers following the liberation of Trévières during the Battle of Normandy following the Allied D-Day invasion of France. June 10th, 1944.

Republic lost: Venice as a perfect state | Sellswords, mercenaries and condottieri

Republic lost: Venice as a perfect state

Republic lost: Venice as a perfect state | Sellswords, mercenaries and condottieri

There are stories of Civil War soldiers leaving their wives or new brides with a tear bottle. It is told that some husbands hoped that when they returned, the vial would be full, as a show of devotion. Sadly, many of the men never made it home.

There are stories of Civil War soldiers leaving their wives or new brides with a tear bottle. It is told that some husbands hoped that when they returned, the vial would be full, as a show of devotion.

Three Billboards wins three London Film Critics awards  It received a jaw-dropping seven Oscar nominations last week.  And Sunday night seemed to predict more success for Three BillboardsOutside Ebbing Missouri when the film swept theLondon Film Critics Circle Awards 2018.  Winning a trio of awards the crime drama was closely followed by family film Paddington 2 which won two awards  including Best Supporting Actor for Hugh Grants role in the sequel.  Scroll down for video  Success! Three…

Three Billboards wins three London Film Critics awards It received a jaw-dropping seven Oscar nominations last week. And Sunday night seemed to predict more success for Three BillboardsOutside Ebbing Missouri when the film swept theLondon Film Critics Circle Awards 2018. Winning a trio of awards the crime drama was closely followed by family film Paddington 2 which won two awards including Best Supporting Actor for Hugh Grants role in the sequel. Scroll down for video Success! Three…

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