The vietnam war started when the US intervened in the unifying election of vietnam which would have made the entire county either communist or nationalist, but the us did not want to risk that they would become entirely communist.
Japanese Officer Chikao Yasuno prepares to decapitate Australian Sergeant Leonard George Siffleet in US troops found this photo on the body of a dead Japanese man in My Uncle John, who had been a Marine in the Pacific in WWII, had a copy of this photo.
The Book Thief was set in the time period of WWII and in Nazi Germany. Adolf Hitler was the dictator of Nazi Germany and he is the historical aspect of the novel because the characters often reference him and blame him for their problems.
1982 returning from the Falklands conflict HMS Conqueror flew the Jolly Roger depicting one dagger for the SBS deployment to South Georgia and one torpedo for her sinking of the Argentinian Cruiser Belgrano.