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This is maybe one of the most powerful pictures I have ever seen. The numbers on the arms are from prisoners of Nazi concentration camps. The numbers replaced their names while at the camps and they were tattooed on so that they could be easily tracked by the Germans. This is why we study history. So this never happens again.

Nazi concentration camp identification tattoo - holocaust survivors flexing their arms & showing off the tattoos 'we shall never forget'!

British Soldier - Wiltshire regiment WWII.

This is not a British Soldier of the Wiltshire regiment in with a steely determination and a desire to get the job done. He is a modern model wearing period uniform.

Soldier playing the violin on a tank. WWI

British violinist Albert Sammons atop a tank in Trafalgar Square, ca. I am curious as to why he is wearing a uniform and if this was a staged photo, as Sammons, as far as I have researched, did.

Soviet soldier returning to greet his daughter

USSR -- One of the very fortunate families -- Soviet soldier returning to greet his daughter, WWII (not only american soldiers came back home.

Russian soldiers preparing for the Battle of Kursk, July 1943 30 Of The Most Powerful Images Ever | Bored Panda

30 Of The Most Powerful Images Ever

Russian soldiers preparing for the Battle of Kursk, July 1943 Image credits: Shirak Karapetyan-Milshtein - photograph was created in for a photo competition. It is based on archive photos from the war in Russia in

A soldier says goodbye to his wife and infant child in Pennsylvania Station before shipping put for service in World War II, New York, New York, 1943.

wehadfacesthen: “ A soldier says goodbye to his wife and infant child in Pennsylvania Station before shipping out for service in World War II, New York City, Photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt.

Sweetest picture!! Soldier comforting a very small child.

A volunteer saves a young baby after a German bombing of London, [[MORE]] Sweetest picture! Soldier comforting a very small child. I just broke down.

Liberation of Paris - 1944

A boy and his grandfather listen to General De Gaulle’s speech after the liberation of the city ~ Chartres, France photo: Robert Capa

A Canadian soldier kisses his daughter before he goes off to war, WWI

"A Canadian soldier kisses his daughter before he goes off to war, WWI" I have a similar pic of my husband kissing out daughter before he left to the dessert

Soldier shares a banana with a goat during the battle of Saipan, ca. 1944

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WW II Battle of Saipan - Marine First Sergeant Neil I. Shober of Fort Wayne, Indiana, shares the spoils of war bananas with a native goat, 1944

World War II Russian veteran wearing a Navy uniform with numerous orders and medals. 2000s, May 9 – the Victory Day in Russia.

World War II Russian veteran wearing a Navy uniform with numerous orders and medals. May 9 – the Victory Day in Russia.

"Синяя груша": Экспресс-задание "Этот День Победы".

"Синяя груша": Экспресс-задание "Этот День Победы".

30 Of The Most Powerful Images Ever | Bored Panda

30 Of The Most Powerful Images Ever

An old Russian tank veteran finally found the old tank in which he passed through the entire war – standing in a small Russian town as a monument. 30 Of The Most Powerful Images Ever

Видео Мастер-класс Поделка изделие 23 февраля День Победы Аппликация Фотокомпозиция к 9 мая «Ветеран» Бумага Картон Клей Краска Ленты Материал бросовый

Видео Мастер-класс Поделка изделие 23 февраля День Победы Аппликация Фотокомпозиция к 9 мая «Ветеран» Бумага Картон Клей Краска Ленты Материал бросовый

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Black and White - Little girl comforting her doll in the ruins of her bomb damaged home, London, 1940

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Austrian boy receiving new shoes after WWII. "New Shoes" by Gerald Waller, Austria Six year-old Werfel, living in an orphanage in Austria, hugs a new pair of shoes given to him by the American Red Cross. This photo was published by Life magazine.

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