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U.S. Time Periods » 1914-1945: World Wars

Pictures of World War II

presents more than 100 photos from battlefronts around the world. Topics include aviation, battle of Britain, France, Germany, the Holocaust, Iwo Jima and Okinawa, Japan, naval battles, Philippine Islands, prisoners, and victory. (National Archives and Records Administration)

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Interesting Fact:

Movie star Rita Hayworth sacrificed the bumpers from her car for the duration or World War II. Besides setting an example by turning in unessential metal car parts, Miss Hayworth was active in selling war bonds.
Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini in Munich, Germany, ca. June 1940. 242-EB-7-38.

Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini

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