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Ghosts of World War II   This photography artist is on facebook and posts his great overlay photos there.  He has prints and calendar available on his site. http://www.ghostsofhistory.co.uk/

Ghosts of World War II This photography artist is on facebook and posts his great overlay photos there. He has prints and calendar available on his site. http://www.ghostsofhistory.co.uk/

Normandy Then & Now

D-Day photos from 1944 and photos of vacationers at the exact same locations today [28 pics]

In 1941, the U.S. began to form a hand-picked army to fight in Europe. Troops were composed of artists, designers, actors, meteorologists, and sound technicians, and their true mission was not to fight, but to deceive the German army. Their props were inflatable tanks and pyrotechnics; their tools camouflage, “spoof” radio plays, special effects, and sonic deception. Their last “disappearing act” was to vanish from history. Officially they were designated as the 23rd Headquarters Special…

In 1941, the U.S. began to form a hand-picked army to fight in Europe. Troops were composed of artists, designers, actors, meteorologists, and sound technicians, and their true mission was not to fight, but to deceive the German army. Their props were inflatable tanks and pyrotechnics; their tools camouflage, “spoof” radio plays, special effects, and sonic deception. Their last “disappearing act” was to vanish from history. Officially they were designated as the 23rd Headquarters Special…

Memories: The land is still pockmarked with the trenches and craters left behind after the fierce fighting

The dark secrets of the French forest blocked off 100 years after WW1

Memories: The land is still pockmarked with the trenches and craters left behind after the fierce fighting

Dutch historian Jo Teuwisse creates these images by combining digitized photo negatives from the war with painstakingly framed photos of the same locations as they are today.

9 Haunting Then-And-Now Photos Of World War II Europe

Dutch historian Jo Teuwisse creates these images by combining digitized photo negatives from the war with painstakingly framed photos of the same locations as they are today.

Then and now... Sainte-Mère-Église  (© Ghosts of History, http://www.ghostsofhistory.co.uk/ )

Then and now... Sainte-Mère-Église (© Ghosts of History, http://www.ghostsofhistory.co.uk/ )

The ghosts of Muranow: A journalist's mission to illuminate Poland's haunted past - World News. Photos of Jews who died during World War II adorn one of the few remaining buildings on Prozna Street in this picture taken during October of 2011 in Poland's Muranow district.

The ghosts of Muranow: A journalist's mission to illuminate Poland's haunted past - World News. Photos of Jews who died during World War II adorn one of the few remaining buildings on Prozna Street in this picture taken during October of 2011 in Poland's Muranow district.

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