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New Zealand soldiers washing socks in wooden tubs near the New Zealand Divisional Headquarters at Bus-les-artois, 7 May 1918

New Zealand soldiers washing socks in wooden tubs near the New Zealand Divisional Headquarters at Bus-les-artois, 7 May 1918 Rows of laundered socks.

A captivating colorized photograph of Abraham Lincoln assassination conspirator Lewis Thornton Powell, in custody aboard the USS Saugus. Photographed by Alexander Gardner, 1865.  By his handsomeness and the modernity of his looks, it’s unbelievable that this photo was taken about 150 years ago! Goes to show, the world was not always black and white.   via reddit  My mothers maiden name is Powell, I wonder if he is a relative?

A captivating colorized photograph of Abraham Lincoln assassination conspirator Lewis Thornton Powell, in custody aboard the USS Saugus. Photographed by Alexander Gardner, By his handsomeness.

Officer in New Zealand Company of Imperial Camel Corps with camel. Photographer: Dugald MacDonald Robertson

Second Lieutenant Victor Emiel Adolph with his camel. Adolph was a section commander in No 16 (New Zealand) Company, Imperial Camel Corps.

US Soldiers of 327th Glider Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne in Rue du Quai À Vin, Carentan, Normandy. June 12-14th 1944 Carentan was defended by two battalions of Fallschirmjäger-Regiment 6 (6th...

US Soldiers of Glider Infantry Regiment, Airborne in Rue du Quai À Vin, Carentan, Normandy. June 1944 Carentan was defended by two battalions of Fallschirmjäger-Regiment 6 - pin by Paolo Marzioli

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New Zealand soldiers in a captured German dugout, they are possibly engineers of the NZ Pioneer Battalion in the area of Grévillers in August 1918

Mikhail Makarov soldier looks at the destroyed Reichstag, pin by Paolo Marzioli

thebeautyandthehorror: “ Mikhail Makarov, soldier, infantryman, who reached Berlin. Front of the Reichstag. Location: Berlin, Germany Time taken: May 1945 Author: Anatoly Morozov ”

Seemorerocks: Prepang for martial law in New Zealand?... APR 1 2015

New Zealand soldiers doing exercises in urban warfare? In Christchurch? Army exercises u.

Only the dead have seen the end of war. - Plato

What a powerful image! Russian WWII Veteran during a ceremony remembering all those lost.

Queen Elizabeth II -- Army Memorial Museum -- Waiouru -- New Zealand -- 29th December 2013

Queen Elizabeth II -- Army Memorial Museum -- Waiouru -- New Zealand -- December 2013

Wedding of Alexander I of Yugoslavia & Princess Marie of Romania

Wedding of Alexander I of Yugoslavia & Princess Marie of Romania

An Anzac trench at Gallipoli with a Maori carving.

Trench at The Limestone rock served many purposes. Here the Maori Contingent left a signpost.

NZ soldiers Monte Cassino (Italy) 1944, pin by Paolo Marzioli

NZ soldiers Monte Cassino (Italy) pin by old Paolo Poop Stain Marzioli

A soldier of the Royal New Zealand Infantry with some Vietnamese Locals 1969

Some of the photos can be harsh or unpleasant. War is a disgrace, is cruelty, misery,.

New Zealand soldiers hold German paratroopers as prisoners after the Battle of Monte Cassino

New Zealand soldiers hold German paratroopers as prisoners after the Battle of Monte Cassino

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