19 Kisses Captured At The Perfect Moment: Marlene Dietrich kisses a GI as he arrives home from World War II in this is just a heart warming beautiful photo.
This image shows an American soldier risking his life to save two Vietnamese children during a fight. This is bravery. A man risking his life to save the enemy's children Only The American Soldier Would Do This !
vintage everyday: An Ashamed Mother Puts Her Four Children Up For Sale in Chicago, 1948 – And The Story Behind The Picture
Rare vintage photograph of an onna-bugeisha, one of the female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan (emerged before Samurai)
"Woman in sensible armor! A rare vintage photograph of an onna-bugeisha, one of the female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan. Often mistakenly referred to as “female samurai”, female warriors have a long history in Japan.
Nancy Wake, ‘White Mouse’ of World War II. The Gestapo called her “The White Mouse” for the way she deftly avoided their traps. Nancy Wake, was one of the most effective and cunning British agents working in German-occupied France during World War II.
The Most Powerful Photo Of Martin Luther King Jr. I've Ever Seen
Dr. Martin Luther King pulling burned cross from his yard as his son stands aside.
January 15 – In a court in West Germany, Ilse Koch, The "Witch of Buchenwald", wife of the commandant of the Buchenwald concentration camp, is sentenced to life imprisonment.
Marlene Dietrich, became an ardent and fearless supporter of the Allied Forces, performing hundreds of times for the troops as near the war zone as she could get.
In 1966 Bobbi Gibb dressed in men's clothes to run the Boston Marathon since women couldn't compete
52 Powerful Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever A Swedish woman hitting a neo-Nazi protester with her handbag. The woman was reportedly a concentration camp survivor. this woman is brave and wonderful
Witold Pilecki One of the greatest heroes of Resistance fighter who volunteered to be imprisoned in Auschwitz to gather intelligence (to prove it was a death camp and not a labour camp).
Miep Gies, one of the Dutch citizens who hid Anne Frank, her family & friends in an attic annex above Anne's father's place of business from the Nazis during World War II. "I am not a hero. I just did what any decent person would have done.