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WWII Pacific - in the landing vehicle

WWII Pacific - in the landing vehicle

"Kaiser Wilhelm Barricade, 25 meters from enemy": German World War I postcard. "Kaiser Wilhelm Barricade, à 25 mètres de l'ennemi": allemand carte postale Première Guerre mondiale

"Kaiser Wilhelm Barricade, 25 meters from enemy": German World War I postcard. "Kaiser Wilhelm Barricade, à 25 mètres de l'ennemi": allemand carte postale Première Guerre mondiale

Samogitian folk costume from Lithuania

Samogitian folk costume from Lithuania

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Lithuanian freedom fighter officer awards a female citizen. In 1944-1953 Lithuanian forests sheltered an entire guerilla state with its own government, army and courts of law. Some vainly hoped for Western help, for others tough life in forest helped avoid an even quicker death in Soviet genocide. In order to intimidate the remaining population Soviets used to pubically display guerilla corpses in town squares.

Lithuanian freedom fighter officer awards a female citizen. In 1944-1953 Lithuanian forests sheltered an entire guerilla state with its own government, army and courts of law. Some vainly hoped for Western help, for others tough life in forest helped avoid an even quicker death in Soviet genocide. In order to intimidate the remaining population Soviets used to pubically display guerilla corpses in town squares.

National Lithuanian American Hall of Fame Partisans with the Kazimieraitis corps, Dainava military district. April, 1948. From left to right: Jonas Budėnas (alias Klebonas), killed in September 1950; his sister Sofija Budėnaitė (alias Ramunė), killed on September 10, 1949; Jonas Jakubavičius (alias Rugys), chief of the Vanagas squad, killed on September 16, 1949; Teofilis Valickas (alias Balys), chief of the Vytautas partisan group, killed on September 10, 1949. .jpg (384×288)

National Lithuanian American Hall of Fame Partisans with the Kazimieraitis corps, Dainava military district. April, 1948. From left to right: Jonas Budėnas (alias Klebonas), killed in September 1950; his sister Sofija Budėnaitė (alias Ramunė), killed on September 10, 1949; Jonas Jakubavičius (alias Rugys), chief of the Vanagas squad, killed on September 16, 1949; Teofilis Valickas (alias Balys), chief of the Vytautas partisan group, killed on September 10, 1949. .jpg (384×288)

A young Hussar in Kaunas in 1935

A young Hussar in Kaunas in 1935

A Lithuanian police battalion volunteer. Note the German style collar tabs on this man's uniform. A total of 38 Lithuanian police battalions were formed.

A Lithuanian police battalion volunteer. Note the German style collar tabs on this man's uniform. A total of 38 Lithuanian police battalions were formed.

1943 - 1945 Litauische Schutzmannschaft–F–Bataillon Nr. 10 :

1943 - 1945 Litauische Schutzmannschaft–F–Bataillon Nr. 10 :

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