In the Dutch royal family sent 100 000 tulip bulbs to Ottawa in gratitude for Canadians having sheltered Princess Juliana and her daughters for the preceding three years during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands in the Second World War
2 World War, planes dumping soldiers in parasuits, some has already landed, and are running to seek cover.
World War German paratrooper, soldiers dropping from the sky landing on the ground. Vintage, photo, history, never forget.
Queen Elizabeth II, 1945 - The life and reign of Queen Elizabeth II
August HRH Princess Elizabeth is presented with a clock after being promoted to a Junior Commander of the Women's Auxiliary Territorial Service during World War II. Queen Elizabeth II when she was young.