SS Panzer Division, Kampfgruppe Hansen, December near Poteau, Belgium. The man on the left is holding an FN High Power pistol, and is draped in a ammunition belt. They are smoking captured American cigarettes
American tank destroyers wait on the snowy slopes of the Bastogne area on january 1945 in Bastogne, ready to advance toward German lines as soon as the word is given. As they wait General Patton's men slowly forge ahead into the German salient.
Dramatic photographs from WW1 that show the carnage... and courage
Soldiers of the Royal Irish Rifles waiting to join the offensive on the Somme on 1 July, There were British casualties that day - almost died. The battle continued until mid-November, but no other day produced such appalling losses.