WWII: The morning after a direct hit by a high explosive bomb on St. Matthew's Hospital, Shoreditch, in London, on Oct. In spite of the night's experiences nurses are on the job rescuing blankets and other bedding from among the debris.
The History Place - John F. Kennedy Photo History: The War Hero: South Pacific 1943 - In the Solomon Islands the young man used to a life of luxury lived in fairly primitive conditions in a thatched-roof hut while his PT squadron was put in shipshape.
World War II, in Russia – the Great Patriotic War June 1941 – 9 May Russian soldiers, one armed with a DP machine gun, in the trenches on the Leningrad Front before an offence. 1 September Photo by Vsevolod Tarasevich.