Alvin York - soldado mais condecorado da Primeira Guerra Mundial, muito bem interpretado por Gary Cooper em Sargento York (o filme).
Dwight Eisenhower was the only US President to serve in the military in both World War I and World War II. A Five Star General, he was the Supreme Allied Commander in Europe, WWII. President of the United States , 1952-1960.
In the early 1900s, children were sometimes send by parcel post, since postal stamps were cheaper than train tickets
A saga de Josef Mengele
Josef Rudolf Mengele, known as the Angel of Death, was a German SS officer and a physician in the Auschwitz concentration camp.
William Noble, Alexander Dawson and John Harper of the 72nd Highlanders. My personal favourite - absolutely hard as nails!! The artist left some discolouration on the beards though.
lleta Sullivan reads a letter from the U.S. Navy. She received two letters from F.D.R. in February of 1943. The first informed her of the death of her five sons in the line of duty, the second sent later requested her presence at the christening of the destroyer U.S.S. Sullivans named in their honor.
Chris Kyle. Did 4 tours in Iraq and considered the deadliest sniper in American history. Author of the best selling book "American Sniper" was shot and killed on a gun range counseling military veterans dealing with PTSD. An American hero and native Texan. R.I.P.
A fatal day for Germany: Ovation for Hitler after declaring war on America, Dec 11th 1941