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My dad saved his chocolate bars for the Italian children while he was there in WWII. An American soldier sharing his Christmas package with children somewhere in Italy World History, World War Ii, Vintage Photos, Old Photos, Foto Real, American Soldiers, Interesting History, Vietnam War, Military History

Once Upon a Time in War

War is a horribly fascinating thing, however much man may hate it.

 Here is General Ulysses S. Grant (center of bench beside tree) on eve of Siege of Petersburg VA, which escalated this month 1864 // Photo by Timothy H. American Civil War, American History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Siege Of Petersburg, Lourdes, War Image, War Photography, Civil War Photos

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“Here is General Ulysses Grant (center of bench) on eve of Siege of Petersburg VA, which escalated this month 1864:”

Marching into battle, Pennsylvania Infantry, Headquarters, Army of… Us History, American History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Abraham Lincoln, Carolina Do Sul, Historia Universal, War Image

Soldiers Marching to Battle

This web page has an important photograph, and a nice collection of historic photos.

Soviet troops examining the fallen eagle, Berlin, 1945 Nagasaki, Hiroshima, World History, World War Ii, History Online, Berlin 1945, Eastern Front Ww2, Rare Images, Rare Photos

Eastern Front (Russian Front) Second World War: 1945: The Last Months Of the War

Last months of the WW2 on the Eastern Front. Rare images and videos.

Andersonville Prisoners - Was Your Ancestor in a Civil War Prison? More than Union prisoners of war died at Andersonville prison during the Civil War. Although probably the most notorious, Andersonville was certainly not the only Civil War prison. American War, American History, Andersonville Prison, Andersonville Georgia, War Image, War Photography, Prisoners Of War, America Civil War, Civil War Photos

Civil War Prisoners of War -

“As we entered the place, a spectacle met our eyes that almost froze our blood with horror…before us were forms[...]

Great Site, I use it all the time. The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (CWSS) is a huge database of Civil War info, histories of Union and Confederate regiments, links to descriptions of battles, POW records and cemetery records. My Family History, Us History, American History, Confederate States Of America, America Civil War, Carolina Do Sul, Abraham Lincoln, Historia Universal, Civil War Photos

This image is one of the most misidentified photographs published about the Civil War. Usually referred to as ‘young Confederates off to war’ it actually shows members of Company A, First Virginia Infantry, the “Richmond Grays,” at John Brown’s execution in 1859. The Valentine Museum

It is the image collection of rare domestic battle of the United States (Civil War). Battlefield image collection of valuable image] Collection of American Civil War image. American War, American History, Early American, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Civil War Art, War Image, War Photography

Officers

This site presents an incredible photograph of United States, and a nice collection of historic photos.

BASIC (Grade This image of a field hospital during the Civil War will help readers visualize Whitman's imagery in "A March in the Ranks Hard-Prest, and the Road Unknown. Us History, American History, History Photos, Monuments, History Magazine, War Photography, America Civil War, Civil War Photos, Gettysburg

Top 20 Great US Civil War Photographs - Listverse

If you ever saw Ken Burns’ “The Civil War” documentary, you might recall it mentioned during the final episode how many photos, daguerreotypes and

Circa 1861 - 1865 - Unidentified young soldier in Union sack coat and forage cap with musket and sheathed bayonet in front of backdrop showing landscape. Library of Congress, Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs. Post Mortem Photography, War Photography, Sack Coat, Us History, American History, Carolina Do Sul, Abraham Lincoln, Union Army, War Image

La Petite Ecole

ca. 1861-65, [Unidentified young soldier in Union sack coat and forage cap with musket and sheathed bayonet in front of backdrop showing landscape]

Camp Chase was a Federal POW camp that held over Confederate prisoners during the war, along with hundreds of civilians who were arrested for criticizing the Lincoln Government. soldiers died in the prison. American Civil War, American History, Confederate States Of America, Confederate Monuments, War Novels, War Image, Prisoners Of War, Civil War Photos, Before Us

Camp Chase: Civil War prisoner of war camp and cemetery

Camp Chase was a Federal POW camp that held over 25,000 Confederate prisoners during the war, along with hundreds of civilians who were arrested for criticizing the Lincoln Government. 2,260 soldiers died in the prison due to intentional policies of the denial of food, clothing, and shelter, as well as occasional extra-judicial executions of prisoners by the guards. The mortality rate of 9% was roughly half that of the Dachau concentration camp.

The Most Powerful Images Of World War I. A strongman in the French army lifting a cannon overhead along with three of his comrades astride it, 1917 World War One, First World, Ww1 Soldiers, Battle Of The Somme, History Online, Women's History, British History, Ancient History, American History

The Most Powerful Images Of World War I

Friday 1 July 2016 marked the centenary of the beginning of the Battle of the Somme, the biggest conflict seen on the Western Front during World War I. Here are some of the most arresting photos from the war. Contains graphic images.