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World War II: The Invasion of Poland and the Winter War. Several civilian prisoners of war, with arms raised, walk along a road during the German invasion of Poland in September of 1939. (LOC)

World War II: The Invasion of Poland and the Winter War

World War II: The Invasion of Poland and the Winter War. Several civilian prisoners of war, with arms raised, walk along a road during the German invasion of Poland in September of 1939. (LOC)

Nazis singing to encourage people to follow their boycott of Jewish shops in 1933.

Nazis singing to encourage people to follow their boycott of Jewish shops in 1933.

A cheerful young German boy soldier captured by the 11th Armoured Division, Third US Army, near Kulmbach, Germany, 15 April 1945. Although wearing a German Army uniform, he had not been issued arms. He was one of a group being marched to the Czechoslovak border.

A cheerful young German boy soldier captured by the 11th Armoured Division, Third US Army, near Kulmbach, Germany, 15 April 1945. Although wearing a German Army uniform, he had not been issued arms. He was one of a group being marched to the Czechoslovak border.

The men who raised the second flag over Iwo Jima.Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima. Taken on February 23, 1945, by Joe Rosenthal. It depicts five United States Marines and a U.S. Navy corpsman raising the flag of the United States atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II.

The men who raised the second flag over Iwo Jima.Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima. Taken on February 23, 1945, by Joe Rosenthal. It depicts five United States Marines and a U.S. Navy corpsman raising the flag of the United States atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II.

American troops in the Philippines celebrate the long-awaited news that Japan has, finally, unconditionally, surrendered in August 1945.

World War II: Photos We Remember

American troops in the Philippines celebrate the long-awaited news that Japan has, finally, unconditionally, surrendered in August 1945.

Lydia Litvyak was a Soviet fighter pilot in during WWII, and is one of the world’s two female fighter jet aces.  She went down in combat in 1943 at the age of 21

Lydia Litvyak was a Soviet fighter pilot in during WWII, and is one of the world’s two female fighter jet aces. She went down in combat in 1943 at the age of 21

German prisoners captured by paratroopers of the 82nd American Division during the fighting in Belgium.

German prisoners captured by paratroopers of the 82nd American Division during the fighting in Belgium.

Pilots Waiting to Fly: British aircraft carrier pilots relax on deck near Indonesia while waiting for the next strike. December 1944. (Photo Credit: Getty)

Pilots Waiting to Fly: British aircraft carrier pilots relax on deck near Indonesia while waiting for the next strike. December 1944. (Photo Credit: Getty)

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