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The oldest Scots survivor of the battle of Waterloo, John Dickson formerly of the Scots Greys.

The oldest Scots survivor of the battle of Waterloo, John Dickson formerly of the Scots Greys.

K.5 Railway Gun Leopold  This gun was captured in Italy after it, and a second gun ("Robert"), had been firing on the Anzio beach head. The Germans built 25 units by the end of WWII.

K.5 Railway Gun Leopold This gun was captured in Italy after it, and a second gun ("Robert"), had been firing on the Anzio beach head. The Germans built 25 units by the end of WWII.

Ces photos historiques et rarement diffusées sont époustouflantes ! Surtout la 5, complètement improbable !

Ces photos historiques et rarement diffusées sont époustouflantes ! Surtout la 5, complètement improbable !

In a photograph taken after the war, deadly special agent Christine Granville smiles for a never-before-seen picture

In a photograph taken after the war, deadly special agent Christine Granville smiles for a never-before-seen picture

Joe Galloway, War Photographer, portrayed in the movie, "We were Soldiers Once...picture taken in Vietnam during the 60's

Joe Galloway, War Photographer, portrayed in the movie, "We were Soldiers Once...picture taken in Vietnam during the 60's

James ‘Ginger’ Lacey brought down more German aircraft than anyone else during the Battle of Britain with a tally of 18. In July 1940 he was awarded a parachute and scarf in recognition of his actions in bringing down a Heinkel which had bombed Buckingham Palace. He is photographed wearing the parachute and scarf made specially for him. The scarf bore all the names of the workers in Australia who made the parachute for him.

James ‘Ginger’ Lacey brought down more German aircraft than anyone else during the Battle of Britain with a tally of 18. In July 1940 he was awarded a parachute and scarf in recognition of his actions in bringing down a Heinkel which had bombed Buckingham Palace. He is photographed wearing the parachute and scarf made specially for him. The scarf bore all the names of the workers in Australia who made the parachute for him.

Soldiers of the 101st Airborne Division in action during Operation Market Garden. 1944

Soldiers of the 101st Airborne Division in action during Operation Market Garden. 1944

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