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From the radio operators position in a USMC PBJ Mitchell Japanese POW 2Lt Minoru Wada looks for landmarks to find the Japanese 100th Infantry Division headquarters complex 9 August 1945 Mindanao Philippines.

From the radio operators position in a USMC PBJ Mitchell Japanese POW 2Lt Minoru Wada looks for landmarks to find the Japanese 100th Infantry Division headquarters complex 9 August 1945 Mindanao Philippines.

Japanese officer seated at aircraft window and talking on radio, with flight of…

acific War US Navy Bomber guided Japanese Army officer Minoru Wada

HELL OVER GERMANY: Colour (RARE) Footage of B-17s VS. Luftwaffe (1944, 7...

The Boeing Flying Fortress in action at high altitude missions over the heavily defended skies of Europe as Captain Clark Gable narrates.

A beautiful color photo of the crew of the HMS Nelson stands for inspection at the port at Algiers, Algeria, 1943.

The crew of British battleship HMS Nelson stands for inspection at the port of Algiers ×

Wrecking ball.

Wrecking ball.

October 1942. "Another B-25 bomber rolls off the final assembly line to join other ships in the outdoor assembly area. North American Aviation Inc. Inglewood, California." 4x5 Kodachrome transparency by Alfred Palmer.

Title: Another North American bomber rolls off the final assembly line to join other ships on the outdoor assembly line, Date: October 1942 Photographer: Alfred Palmer Source:

Massacres of POWs, Dutch East Indies, 1941-1942  Brutality was a daily event for the Japanese soldier. He had to admit brutality against himself by his officers. This treatment he simply gave further to his subordinates or the prisoners, the last because they were inferior to him after their surrender ...

Mass execution by the Japanese . OUR BRAVE MEN, Stoic and Dignified in the Face of Cruel Inhumanity. How we conduct ourselves in battle and all the hours that surround the horrors of war provides great commentary about our personal warrior-hood!

Corregidor Island: One of the most important and celebrated places of battle in the Pacific Theatre during World War 2- now that guns are finally silent, the island serves as a distinct destination for people of all ages and walks of life in order to understand, learn and appreciate the courage and bravery of Filipinos amidst the indescribable horrors of war.

A Cannon in Corregidor Island, Philippines.

Fighter aces are seen as gods and heroes by society and history. Many books, programmes, films and interviews about them – and rightly so.…

The forgotten ACES: Air gunner ACES of WWII (image heavy)

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The Kansas City B-25 Factory: This hastily constructed plant produced 6,608 bombers during World War II.

The Kansas City Factory.This hastily constructed plant produced bombers during World War II.Workers test one of the caliber Browning machine guns. Each gun was test-fired with a minimum of 25 rounds.

Wermacht 11th Division surrending,1945 - pin by Paolo Marzioli

Wermacht Division - pin by Paolo Marzioli

History Flight - Our Aircraft :: B-25H Mitchell

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A famous photograph showing test pilot George Aird ejecting from a pre-production example of the English Electric Lightning fighter in September 1962.     Fortunately the pilot survived after coming down in a greenhouse full of tomatoes. He suffered multiple breaks of his limbs and cuts from the shower of glass that rained down on him after going through the roof of the greenhouse.

37 Forgotten Images From History Will Leave You Speechless

Jim Meads :: Test pilot George Aird [flying an English Electric Lightning ejected from his English Electric Lightning aircraft at a fantastically low altitude in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, September 1962 / the history behind the photo

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