Category: 1944

Looking north on Broadway from 46th Street, New York, 1944.

Looking north on Broadway from 46th Street, New York, 1944.

Soldier’s farewell, Penn Station, New York City, 1944….

Soldier’s farewell, Penn Station, New York City, 1944. Photographed by Alfred Eisenstaedt.

On the River Avon, England, 1944.

On the River Avon, England, 1944.

September 1944, Arnhem. Rhine Bridge, where Jo…

September 1944, Arnhem. Rhine Bridge, where John Frost and Second Battalion, held on, for a very long time. Remnants of Gräbner’s column, also good visible.Arnhem, the Netherlands

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Battle on the bridge scene, from ‘A Bridge too Far’ (1977).

September 1944, Arnhem. Rhine Bridge, where Jo…

September 1944, Arnhem. Rhine Bridge, where John Frost and Second Battalion, held on, for a very long time. Remnants of Gräbner’s column, also good visible.Arnhem, the Netherlands

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Battle on the bridge scene, from ‘A Bridge too Far’ (1977).

Man in pushcart, New York, 1944. Photographed by Fred Stein.

Man in pushcart, New York, 1944. Photographed by Fred Stein.

Douglas A-20J-10-DO, 43-10129, of the 416th Bo…

Douglas A-20J-10-DO, 43-10129, of the 416th Bomb Group destroyed by flak over Beauvoir, France on 12 May 1944.

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Brazilian soldiers liberating the Italian city…

Brazilian soldiers liberating the Italian city of Massarosa, end of September 1944

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Antiaircraft guns over Stuttgart during the bo…

Antiaircraft guns over Stuttgart during the bombing of Stuttgart by the Royal Air Force, World War II 1944

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The instant bullets from a French firing squad…

The instant bullets from a French firing squad hit a French man who was executed for collaborating with the Germans, Rennes, France, November 21, 1944

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