World War II

  • Eisenhower D-Day WWII

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    FOT770904
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    Eisenhower D-Day WWII
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    5346 x 4288 px
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    airborne; force; forces; armed; Gen Dwight D Eisenhower; Eisenhower; paras; paratroopers; airfield; southern; history; 20th; century; c20th; troops; soldiers; invasion; Europe; European; historical; officers; men; NCO; NCOs; military; war; conflict;...
    Description
    UK Southern/Eastern England -- 06 Jun 1944 -- General Dwight D Eisenhower gives the order of the day on D-Day. "Full victory-nothing else" to American paratroopers in England, just before they board their airplanes to participate in the first...
  • Eisenhower D-Day WWII

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    FOT770906
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    Eisenhower D-Day WWII
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    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
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    4092 x 3959 px
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    airborne; force; forces; armed; Gen Dwight D Eisenhower; Eisenhower; paras; paratroopers; airfield; southern; history; 20th; century; c20th; troops; soldiers; invasion; Europe; European; historical; officers; men; NCO; NCOs; military; war; conflict;...
    Description
    UK Southern/Eastern England -- 06 Jun 1944 -- General Dwight D Eisenhower gives the order of the day on D-Day. "Full victory-nothing else" to American paratroopers in England, just before they board their airplanes to participate in the first...
  • Anti-Aircraft crew Germany 1945

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    FOT770907
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    Anti-Aircraft crew Germany 1945
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    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    5486 x 4442 px
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    Europe; European; World War II; Second World War; world; war; ii; 2; two; Christmas Day; soldiers; at-at; ak-ak; gun; guns; weapons; World War 2; 2nd World War; 1939-1945; 1939-45; history; US; Army; troops; soldiers; military; combat; fighting; German;...
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    GERMANY Near Puffendorf -- 25 Dec 1944 -- Happy Christmas...Alerted American GIs of M-51 Anti-aircraft Battery are silhouetted against German sky streaked with vapor trails from allied and enemy planes engaged in Christmas Day dogfight near Puffendorf,...
  • Frankfurt World War II Rabbi scrolls

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    FOT770909
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    Frankfurt World War II Rabbi scrolls
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    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    5482 x 4364 px
    Keywords
    world; war; 2; ii; two; 2nd; World War II; tora; scrolls; parchment; paper; looted; Nazi; cultural; atrocity; religious; religion; anti-semitism; Jews; Jewish; Second World War; looting; sacred; texts; 2nd World War; 11; Nazism; fascism; nationalism;...
    Description
    GERMANY Frankfurt -- 06 Jul 1945 -- In the cellar of the Race Institute in Frankfrut, Germany, US Army Chaplain Samuel Blinder examines one of hundreds of Saphor Torahs ( Sacred Scrolls ), among the books stolen from every occupied country in Europe....
  • Nazi Rally Germany 1937

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    FOT770937
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    Nazi Rally Germany 1937
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    5500 x 3667 px
    Keywords
    political; rally; Germany; dictatorship; Nazi; Nazis; September; 1937; 1930s; Nazi Party; National Socialists; German; history; historical; sinister; politics; movements; bastards; evil; bad; ideas; flags; patriotism; misplaced, troops, Nuremberg,
    Description
    GERMANY Nuremberg -- Sep 1937 -- Grand review of Nazi troopers by Nazi political leaders on the searchlight-illuminated Zeppelin field in Nuremberg -- Picture by Lightroom Photos | US National Archives
  • USAAF Bomber Sqn RAF Cheddington

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    FOT770996
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    USAAF Bomber Sqn RAF Cheddington
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    6442 x 2460 px
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    USAAF; RAF; four engined bombers; Allied; aircraft; WW2; WWII; Second World War; 2nd World War; United States Army Air Force; 8th Air Force; military; personnel; men; male; aircrews; pilots; navigators; RAF Cheddington; Buckinghamshire; Royal Air Force;...
    Description
    UK RAF Cheddington -- Feb 1945 -- A squadron group portrait of the USAAF Detachment 'H' of the 8th Air Force taken at RAF Cheddington, Buckinghamshire. This is possibly a cover name for the 36th Bombardment Squadron, flying B-24 Liberators,...
  • Berlin Germany 1933

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    FOT771041
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    Berlin Germany 1933
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    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3800 x 5700 px
    Keywords
    Europe; European; history; 1930s; 1933; SA; Nazi; Nazis; Star of David; shop; mono; thug; party; National Socialism; National Socialist; politics; dictatorship; propoganda; propaganda; Germany; Berlin; World War II; origins; WWII; WW2; world; war;...
    Description
    GERMANY Berlin -- c. 01 Apr 1933 -- On April 1st, 1933, the boycott which was announced by the National Socialist (Nazi party) party began. The placard reads: "Germans! Defend yourselves! Do not buy from Jews!" This image was taken at the...
  • RAF Aircrew and Westland Wapiti

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    FOT771055
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    RAF Aircrew and Westland Wapiti
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    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    6300 x 4728 px
    Keywords
    group; portrait; RAF; aircrew; airfield; military; Westland; Wapiti IIA; general purpose; bomber; reconnaissance; biplane; aeroplane; airplane; machine; aviation; flying suits; propeller; aircraft; Royal Air Force; squadron; .1930s, Royal Air Force, 30s,
    Description
    UK Cambridgeshire -- c.1930 -- A Royal Air Force squadron aircrew line up for a formal group photograph on a airfield somewhere in Cambridgeshire, England in front of a Westland Wapiti IIA biplane. These general purpose biplanes were used as bombers and...
  • 1st Battalion Mauritius Regiment

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    FOT771209
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    1st Battalion Mauritius Regiment
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    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    6000 x 4669 px
    Keywords
    Mauritius; Mauritian; Rifles; Regiment; regimental; history; portrait; world; war; conflict; Frank Lamy; officers; NCOs; soldiers; infantry; 1940s; male; men; portraits; history; historical; 1943; eighth; 8th; army; British; Empire; 20th; century; ww2;...
    Description
    KENYA Mombasa -- 1943 -- Group portrait of officers and NCOs of the 1st Battalion of the Mauritius Regiment - also known as the Mauritian Rifles - photographed at their base during World War II in Mombasa, Kenya. Many Mauritians fought in North Africa...
  • War in the Pacific WWII

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    FOT779152
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    War in the Pacific WWII
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    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3072 x 2048 px
    Keywords
    ww2; ww; 2; two; second; world; war; World War 2; ii; World War II; Second World War; 1939-1945; pacific; ocean; War in the Pacific; Cape Sanspor; Dutch; New Guinea; USCG; coast; guard; mono; bw; 1940s; 1944; beach; tanks; armour; armor; armoured;...
    Description
    NEW GUINEA Cape Sansapor -- 1944 -- Water Buffalos (amphibious tanks) line up for invasion of Cape Sansapor at the western end of Dutch New Guinea. In silhouette, US Coast Guardsman Robert Campbell stands guard -- Picture by Lightroom Photos / USCG
  • War in the Pacific WWII

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    FOT779178
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    War in the Pacific WWII
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    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    2400 x 3000 px
    Keywords
    ww; ww2; wwii; world; war; World War 2; Second World War; 2nd; ii; two; 2; second; conflict; conflicts; wars; combat; mono; bw; troops; soldiers; GI; GIs; dogs; canine; military; patrol; jungle; Pacific; Pacific Ocean; theatre; dog; animals; raiders;...
    Description
    PACIFIC OCEAN Bougainville -- c. Dec 1943 -- US Marine "Raiders" and their dogs, which are used for scouting and running messages, starting off for the jungle front lines on Bougainville -- Picture by J Sarno / Lightroom Photos / USMC
  • Brest France 1944 WWII

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    FOT779179
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    Brest France 1944 WWII
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    2400 x 3000 px
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    ww; ww2; wwii; world; war; World War 2; Second World War; 2nd; ii; two; 2; second; conflict; conflicts; wars; combat; mono; bw; troops; soldiers; GI; GIs; 1940s; c20th; 20th; century; history; historical; Europe; European; French; France; August; 1944;...
    Description
    FRANCE Near Brest -- 28 Aug 1944 -- US Army medics remove a casualty from the battle field to an aid station in an air raid shelter, near Brest, France, formerly used by the Germans -- Picture by Gilbert / Lightroom Photos / US Army
  • War in the Pacific WWII

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    FOT779181
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    War in the Pacific WWII
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    RM Rights Managed
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    3000 x 2400 px
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    ww; ww2; wwii; world; war; World War 2; Second World War; 2nd; ii; two; 2; second; conflict; conflicts; wars; combat; mono; bw; troops; soldiers; GI; GIs; 1940s; c20th; 20th; century; history; historical; boat; Pacific; Pacific Ocean; Japanese; marines;...
    Description
    PACIFIC OCEAN Tarawa -- Nov 1943 -- US Marines wounded during the landing on Tarawa are towed out on rubber boats by their buddies to larger vessels that will take them to base hospitals for better medical care -- Picture by Lightroom Photos / USMC
  • War in the Pacific WWII

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    FOT779183
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    War in the Pacific WWII
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    2951 x 2048 px
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    ww; ww2; wwii; world; war; World War 2; Second World War; 2nd; ii; two; 2; second; conflict; conflicts; wars; combat; mono; bw; troops; soldiers; GI; GIs; 1940s; c20th; 20th; century; history; historical; Pacific; Pacific Ocean; Japanese; marines; US;...
    Description
    BURMA Pinwe -- 12 Nov 1944 -- US Army medics treat casualties at an American Portable Surgical Unit (the forerunner of the M*A*S*H*) during the 36th Division drive on Pinwe, Burma -- Picture by W Lentz / Lightroom Photos / US Army
  • Nazi Rally Nuremberg Germany 1935

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    FOT779247
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    Nazi Rally Nuremberg Germany 1935
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    2048 x 3038 px
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    Germany; 1930s; pre; ww2; ww; world; war; World War 2; World War II; Second World War; November; 9th; 1935; 20th; century; war; military; Nazi; Nazis; swastika; reversed; Black Bon Po; troops; stormtroopers; politics; dictatorship; parade;...
    Description
    GERMANY Nuremberg -- 09 Nov 1935 -- Overview of the mass roll call of SA, SS and NSKK troops at Nuremberg -- Picture by Lightroom Photos / US National Archives
  • Preparing for D-Day WWII

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    FOT781714
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    Preparing for D-Day WWII
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    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    2800 x 1984 px
    Keywords
    ww; ww2; wwii; world; war; World War 2; Second World War; 2nd; ii; two; 2; World War II; 2nd World War; second; conflict; conflicts; wars; combat; mono; bw; troops; soldiers; GI; GIs; 1940s; c20th; 20th; century; history; historical; battle; fighting;...
    Description
    UK Unidentified port in southern England -- 01 Jun 1944 -- LSTs prepare for the invasion of Normandy, France. Artillery equipment is loaded aboard LST's at an English port. Allied forces invaded continental Europe a few days later after weather...
  • Cape Torokina WWII

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    FOT781715
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    Cape Torokina WWII
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    2752 x 2161 px
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    ww; ww2; wwii; world; war; World War 2; Second World War; 2nd; ii; two; 2; World War II; 2nd World War; second; conflict; conflicts; wars; combat; mono; bw; troops; soldiers; GI; GIs; 1940s; c20th; 20th; century; history; historical; War in the Pacific;...
    Description
    PACIFIC OCEAN Cape Torokina -- 08 Mar 1944 -- Hide and Seek...SGT Paul Mascall, T/SGT George Sintetos, and PFC Albert Flagler, 37th Division search for Japanese snipers on March 8, 1944 as the Japanese counterattack the US Army XIV Corps. Cape Torokina...
  • LST Anzio Italy WWII

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    FOT781731
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    LST Anzio Italy WWII
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    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
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    2775 x 2235 px
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    ww; ww2; wwii; world; war; World War 2; Second World War; 2nd; ii; two; 2; second; conflict; conflicts; wars; combat; mono; bw; troops; soldiers; GI; GIs; 1940s; c20th; 20th; century; history; historical; LST; ship; ships; sea; war; transport;...
    Description
    ITALY Anzio Harbour -- Jul 1943 -- Tanks of an armoured regiment are debarking from an LST US 77 in Anzio harbour, Italy. These tanks were to reinforce the US Fifth Army [VI Corps] forces on the beachead during the Allied invasion of Italy -- Picture by...
  • Stolen Nazi Art WWII

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    FOT781734
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    Stolen Nazi Art WWII
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    2197 x 2689 px
    Keywords
    art; stolen; nazi; artwork; paintings; culture; history; heritage; european; europe; germany; april; 1945; historical; artists; property; officers; generals; painting; hitler; collection; Nazis; war; crimes; looting; theft; stealing; law; crimes;...
    Description
    GERMANY -- 12 Apr 1945 -- US Army General Dwight D Eisenhower, Supreme Allied Commander, accompanied by Gen Omar N Bradley, and Lt Gen George S Patton, inspect art treasures stolen by Germans and hildden in salt mine in Germany -- Picture by Moore /...
  • War in the Pacific WWII

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    FOT781735
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    War in the Pacific WWII
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    RM Rights Managed
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    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    2736 x 2109 px
    Keywords
    world war; war; wars; world; World War 2; Second World War; US Marines; dead; death; pass; patrol; World War II; II; 2; 2nd; second; 2nd World War; village; combat; fighting; conflict; c20th; century; conflicts; marching; group; historical; history;...
    Description
    PACIFIC OCEAN Okinawa -- Apr 1945 -- US Marines pass through a small village where Japanese soldiers lay dead after fighting Japanese forces on Okinawa during the War in the Pacific -- Picture by Norris G McElroy | Lightroom Photos | USMC
  • Col Paul Tibbetts & B-29 Enola Gay

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    FOT837098
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    Col Paul Tibbetts & B-29 Enola Gay
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    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
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    2244 x 2877 px
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    Boeing; B-29-45-MO; Superfortress; 44-86292; R-82; Enola Gay; aircraft; aeroplane; airplane; atom bomber; USAAF; 393rd Bomb Squadron; 509th Composite Group; WW2; world war two; classic; vintage; warbird; historic; American; pilot; war; Colonel Paul...
    Description
    USA Roswell Airfield -- 1945 -- 509th Composite Group Commander Colonel Paul W Tibbets Jr. pictured with his B-29 Superfortress aircraft named "Enola Gay" after his mother. This aircraft dropped the "Little Boy" atomic bomb on...
  • Paratroops board C-47A 43-16074

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    FOT837099
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    Paratroops board C-47A 43-16074
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    Jonathan Mitchell
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    4400 x 2870 px
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    Douglas; C-47A-90-DL; Skytrain; 43-16704; CE-074; paratroop transport; 75th Troop Carrier Squadron; USAF; United States Air Force; post war; aircraft; aeroplane; airplane; classic; loading; trainee paratroopers; Airborne School; Lawson Field; Fort...
    Description
    USA Fort Benning -- Aug 1946 -- Twenty-one students of the Airborne School, Lawson Field, Fort Benning, Georgia, climb aboard a waiting Douglas C-47 of the 75th Troop Carrier Squadron which will take them up for a practice jump. -- Picture by Lightroom...
  • D-Day World War 2 Normandy France

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    FOT837105
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    D-Day World War 2 Normandy France
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
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    5500 x 4377 px
    Keywords
    dday; d-day; invasion; normandy; atlantic; us; american; americans; history; historical; europe; european; momentous; events; 1944; 1940s; ww2; world; war; 2, ii; two; conflict; allied; allies; military; naval; navy; barrage; balloons; marines; forces;...
    Description
    FRANCE Normandy -- 06 Jun 1944 -- American supply ships unload armour, supplies and troops onto the Normandy beachhead after the Allied invasion in the early hours of the 6th June, 1944. This photo was taken in the afternoon, when the beachhead was...
  • Pilots of the "Tuskegee Airmen"

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    FOT839189
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    Pilots of the "Tuskegee Airmen"
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3191 x 2400 px
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    fighter; pilot; ace; elite; airmen; history; African American; colour; color bar; racism; WW2; world war 2; WWII; Tuskegee Airmen; 332nd Fighter Group; 332nd FG; 15th Air Force; United States Army Air Force; USAAF; Ramitelli; Italy; Lt Dempsey Morgan;...
    Description
    ITALY Ramitelli -- c.1944 -- Pilots of the 332nd Fighter Group, "Tuskegee Airmen" - the elite, all African American 332nd Fighter Group - Ramitelli airfield, Italy. From left to right, Lt Dempsey Morgan, Lt Carrol S Woods, Lt Robert Nelson...
  • WASPS female bomber pilots 1944

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    FOT839191
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    WASPS female bomber pilots 1944
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3064 x 2400 px
    Keywords
    women; pilot; civilian; WW2; WWII; Second World War; female; WASPS; Women Airforce Service Pilots; US; American; glamour; glamor; flight suits; 1944; Frances Green; Margaret Kirshner; Ann Waldner; Blanche Osborn; Boeing; B-17; Fortress; Pistol...
    Description
    These four female pilots leaving their B-17 Fortress "Pistol Packin' Mama" at the four engine school at Lockbourne Army Air Field, Ohio, in 1944 are members the WASPS (Women Airforce Service Pilots) who are being trained to ferry heavy...
  • Groundcrew of B-29 Enola Gay

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    FOT839192
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    Groundcrew of B-29 Enola Gay
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    2999 x 2274 px
    Keywords
    Pilot; Col Paul Tibbets; groundcrew; Boeing; B-29-45-MO; Superfortress; 44-86292; R-82; Enola Gay; aircraft; aeroplane; airplane; atom bomber; nuclear weapon; Hiroshima; Japan; USAAF; 393rd Bomb Squadron; 509th Composite Group; WW2; world war two;...
    Description
    PACIFIC OCEAN Marianas Islands -- Aug 1945 -- The ground crew of the B-29 "Enola Gay" which drpped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. Col Paul W Tibbets Jnr, the pilot is at the centre. USAAF photo -- Picture by Lightroom Photos / USAF
  • Iwo Jima, WWII

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    FOT966752
    Caption
    Iwo Jima, WWII
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    2114 x 2750 px
    Keywords
    LRV01509, Iwo Jima , stars , stripes , flag , flags , USA , US , iconic , victory , war , ww2 , ww , wwii , world war , ii , 2 , 2nd , second , Second World War , World War 2 , World War II , 2nd World War , flagpole , marine , US Marines , soldier ,...
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    PACIFIC OCEAN Iwo Jima -- Feb 1945 -- From the crest of Mount Suribachi, the Stars and Stripes wave in triumph over Iwo Jima after US Marines had fought their way inch by inch up its steep lava-encrusted slopes -- Picture by John Papsun | Lightroom...
  • GI, Guam, WWII, 1944

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    FOT966753
    Caption
    GI, Guam, WWII, 1944
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    4594 x 5700 px
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    PACIFIC OCEAN Guam -- Jul 1944 -- a US Marine awaits signal to go ahead in battle to recapture Guam from Japanese -- Picture by Paul Dorsey / Lightroom Photos / US Navy
    Description
    LRV03879,ww2 , wwii , world war , 2 , 2nd , ii , two , second , 2nd world war , world war 2 , world war ii , ww , history , historical , war in the pacific , guam , island , islands , pacific , ocean , theatre , war , conflict , portrait , us marine ,...
  • Pearl Harbour, WWII

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    FOT966754
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    Pearl Harbour, WWII
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    5700 x 3827 px
    Keywords
    ww2; wwii; world war; 2; 2nd; ii; two; second; 2nd world war; world war 2; world war ii; ww; history; historical; harbor; pearl harbour; attack; japanese; japan; 7th; december; 1941; 1940s; historic; hawaii; naval; base; battleships; cruisers; fleet;...
    Description
    USA Pearl Harbour -- 07 Dec 1941 -- The US Navy base ar Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, USA, was taken by surprise, during the Japanese aerial attack on the 7th December 1941 which destroyed much of it's Pacific fleet. Here the USS ARIZONA burns after being...
  • D-Day Landings WWII

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    FOT966755
    Caption
    D-Day Landings WWII
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    5700 x 4562 px
    Keywords
    d-day; d; day; d day; 6th; june; 1944; beach; beaches; landing; landings; normandy; beachead; invasion; europe; european; troops; soldiers; american; americans; summer; mono; bw; ww; ww2; wwii; 2; second; world; war; wars; conflict; landing; craft;...
    Description
    FRANCE Normandy -- 06 Jun 1944 -- Landing on the coast of France under heavy Nazi machine gun fire are these American soldiers, shown just as they left the ramp of a Coast Guard landing boat, marking the begining of the end of Hitler's Third Reich...
  • P-47D Thunderbolt WWII

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    FOT970206
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    P-47D Thunderbolt WWII
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    5700 x 4471 px
    Keywords
    P47, P-47, P-47D, Thunderbolt, USAAF, US Army Air Force, fighter; US Air Force; USAF; famous; aerials; aerial; flying; pilots; pilot; skies; sky; flight; light; WWII; fighters; fighter; Republican, P-47 Thunderbolt; 1943; Germany; bombers; aeroplanes;...
    Description
    EUROPE -- 1940s -- A Republic P-47D Thunderbolt, nicknamed "Jug" During WW II, the P-47 served in almost every active war theater and in the forces of several Allied nations. Used as both a high-altitude escort fighter and a low-level...
  • Battle of the Bulge WWII

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    FOT970207
    Caption
    Battle of the Bulge WWII
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    5500 x 4351 px
    Keywords
    WWII; wooded; woods; forest; advance; advancing; march; Battle of the Bulge; roads; road; tank; tanks; cold; winter; 1944; New Years Eve; offensive; Allied; Belgium; Bastogne; marching; snow; men; male; man; rifle; warfare; surprise; attack; large;...
    Description
    BELGIUM Near Murringen -- 31 Jan 1945 -- US Army troops of the 1st Division march through snow towards Murringen, Belgium, after a major German counter-attack which later became known as the 'Battle of the Bulge' -- Picture by Lightroom Photos...
  • NORTH AFRICA -- Jan 1942 -- German infantry surrendering to

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    FOT1146033
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    NORTH AFRICA -- Jan 1942 -- German infantry surrendering to
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    RM Rights Managed
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    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    4639 x 3155 px
    Keywords
    ww2; wwii; world; war; two; second; 2nd; 2; ww; ii; Tobruk; desert; Bren; gun; carrier; surrender; Afrika; Corps; German; Germans; Allied; soldiers; troops; surrender; 1939-1945; 1942; north; Africa; hands
    Description
    NORTH AFRICA -- Jan 1942 -- German infantry surrendering to men of New Zealand Bren carrier unit. A wounded prisoner can be seen riding in the back of the carrier, Jan, 1942 at Tobruk Libya -- Picture by Lightroom Photos
  • LIBYA Bardia -- 02 Jan 1941 -- British and New Zealand soldi

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    FOT1146034
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    LIBYA Bardia -- 02 Jan 1941 -- British and New Zealand soldi
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    4685 x 3355 px
    Keywords
    World; War; II; 2; Two; Second; WW; WW2; WWII; British; army; New Zealand; Kiwi; North; Africa; African; desert; Bardia; 1939-1945; 1942; POW; POWs; freed; liberation; road; dancing; joy; soldiers; military; history; 20th; c20th; century; battle; of; Libya
    Description
    LIBYA Bardia -- 02 Jan 1941 -- British and New Zealand soldiers rescued by the British forces who recaptured Bardia expressing their delight by dancing to music supplied by an Italian gramophone. They were held prisoners for five weeks -- Picture by...
  • MIDDLE EAST -- circa 1940 -- South African women's...

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    FOT1146035
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    MIDDLE EAST -- circa 1940 -- South African women's...
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    6035 x 4747 px
    Keywords
    World; War; WW; II; Two; 2; Second; WW2; WWII; gas; masks; woman; women; female; WAAF; South; African; womens; services; mask; instruction; chemcial; warfare; precautions; Middle; East; 1939-1940
    Description
    MIDDLE EAST -- circa 1940 -- South African women's services on duty in the Middle East: A South African W.A.A.F. Sergeant instructor fitting a gas mask to a beginner -- Picture by Lightroom Photos
  • Alan Turing

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    FOT1147700
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    Alan Turing
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    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    2300 x 3204 px
    Keywords
    Alan; Turing; portrait; portraits; codebreakers; intelligence; WW2; World; War; II; Second; 2nd; 2; WWII; Battle; of; the; Atlantic; head; and; shoulders; history; British; Great; Britain; mathematician; math; maths; Enigma; Bletchley; Park; ciphers;...
    Description
    UK London -- 1951 -- Portrait of the famous early computer inventor and war hero Alan Mathison Turing ( 23 June 1912 – 7 June 1954 ). His work at Bletchley Park in World War II was instrumental in cracking the Nazi Enigma code - which was a major factor...
  • USA -- circa 1942 -- Sir Winston Churchill during a visit to

    Image ID
    FOT1147701
    Caption
    USA -- circa 1942 -- Sir Winston Churchill during a visit to
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3345 x 4400 px
    Keywords
    Winston; Churchill; PM; Prime; Minister; Ministers; leader; leaders; world; history; 1940s; 1942; 1943; WW2; World; War; II; 2; 2nd; second; WWII; homburg; hat; hats; portrait; people; journalists; soldiers; politics; Conservative; Conservatives;...
    Description
    USA -- circa 1942 -- Sir Winston Churchill during a visit to the USA during World War II -- Picture by Lightroom Photos
  • FRANCE St Lambert Sur Dive 1944

    Image ID
    FOT1244987
    Caption
    FRANCE St Lambert Sur Dive 1944
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3333 x 2480 px
    Keywords
    ; 1944 ; Second World War ; WW ; 2 ; two ; II ; second ; world ; war ; WWII ; WW2 ; Battle of Normandy ; Normandy ; history ; German ; soldiers ; surrender ; surrendering ; Europe ; European ; history ; 1940s ; 21st ; 21 ; August ; France ; Canadian ;...
    Description
    FRANCE St Lambert Sur Dive -- 21 Aug 1944 -- German forces surrendering in Saint-Lambert-sur-Dive, Normandy, France, to the 4th Canadian Armoured Division, C Squadron 29th Reconnaissance Regiment ( South Alberta Regiment ) and B Company of the Argyll...
  • RUSSIA Stalingrad -- 1941 -- Russian sappers of the Red Army

    Image ID
    FOT1273346
    Caption
    RUSSIA Stalingrad -- 1941 -- Russian sappers of the Red Army
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    5630 x 3577 px
    Keywords
    ; World War 2 ; The Second World War ; Second World War ; World War II ; World ; War ; 2 ; two ; 2nd ; II ; WWII ; WW2 ; 2nd World War ; conflict ; history ; 1939-1944 ; WW ; Stalingrad ; Russia ; Russians ; barbed wire ; fortified ; positions ; sappers...
    Description
    RUSSIA Stalingrad -- 1941 -- Russian sappers of the Red Army crossing area through barbed wire barriers in Leningrad Russia during World War II. It developed into to one of the most bitter seiges and battles of World War II between the Red Army and the...
  • UK England -- Apr 1943 -- Food in England during World War I

    Image ID
    FOT1273353
    Caption
    UK England -- Apr 1943 -- Food in England during World War I
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    8067 x 5996 px
    Keywords
    ; home front ; pig ; pigs ; farm ; farming ; Land Army ; Land Girl ; Land Girls ; 1940s ; 1943 ; World War 2 ; The Second World War ; Second World War ; World War II ; World ; War ; 2 ; two ; 2nd ; II ; WWII ; WW2 ; 2nd World War ; conflict ; history ;...
    Description
    UK England -- Apr 1943 -- Food in England during World War II. A woman in Britain's Land Army clears out a pig-sty. Along with many other British women she works on a farm to supply her country with essential food -- Picture by Atlas Photo Archive
  • WW2 FRANCE Normandy, 1944

    Image ID
    FOT1273367
    Caption
    WW2 FRANCE Normandy, 1944
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3273 x 2181 px
    Keywords
    ; Caen ; Operation Overlord ; Battle of Normandy ; France ; 1944 ; 1939-1945 ; Europe ; European ; history ; soldiers ; Canadian ; Scottish ; English ; Welsh ; British ; Northern ; Irish ; WW2 ; WWII ; WW ; 2 ; Two ; II ; Second World War ; World War ;...
    Description
    FRANCE Normandy -- Jul 1944 -- Allied soldiers relax after disloging the Germans from the city of Caen in Normandy France during World War II. After D-Day the Allies fought intense battles with German SS divisions and much of Caen was destroyed in the...
  • UK SCOTLAND Orkney Islands -- circa 1940 -- Soldiers from th

    Image ID
    FOT1273369
    Caption
    UK SCOTLAND Orkney Islands -- circa 1940 -- Soldiers from th
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3000 x 2287 px
    Keywords
    ; Gordon Highlanders ; WWII ; WW2 ; World War 2 ; World War Two ; Second World War ; 2nd World War ; WW ; 2 ; two ; II ; Scotland ; history ; training ; troops ; soldiers ; Orkney ; islands ; UK ; Scottish ; soldier ; Bren Gun ; LMG ; light machine gun...
    Description
    UK SCOTLAND Orkney Islands -- circa 1940 -- Soldiers from the Gordon Highlanders on a training exercise in the Orkney Islands of Scotland UK in training for deployment in World War II -- Picture by Atlas Photo Archive
  • WW2 Japanese PoW 1945

    Image ID
    FOT1273370
    Caption
    WW2 Japanese PoW 1945
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    2079 x 3000 px
    Keywords
    ; PoW ; prisoner ; of ; war ; detainee ; camp ; camps ; Japan ; American ; Allied ; Okinawa ; WWII ; WW2 ; World War II ; Second World War ; 2nd World War ; World War 2 ; 1939-1945 ; 1945 ; defeat ; Asia ; Asian ; dejected ; soldier ; soldiers ; honour...
    Description
    JAPAN Okinawa -- Jun 1945 -- This disconsolate Japanese prisoner of war sits dejectedly behind barbed wire after he and some 306 others were captured within the last 24 hours of the Okinawa battle by Sixth Marine Division during the latter stages of...
  • FRANCE Caen -- 15 Jul 1944 -- Officers of the Cameron Highla

    Image ID
    FOT1273372
    Caption
    FRANCE Caen -- 15 Jul 1944 -- Officers of the Cameron Highla
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    2480 x 2509 px
    Keywords
    ; WWII ; WW2 ; World War Two ; Second World War ; 2nd World War ; World ; War ; II ; 2 ; Second ; 2nd ; troops ; officer ; officers ; soldiers ; ruins ; Caen ; Battle of Normandy ; Normandy ; July ; 15th ; 1944 ; Canadian ; army ; Ottawa ; Canada ;...
    Description
    FRANCE Caen -- 15 Jul 1944 -- Officers of the Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa Canada in Caen after the Allies took the city during the Battle of Normandy of World War II -- Picture by Atlas Photo Archive
  • WW2 Japanese prisoners

    Image ID
    FOT1273373
    Caption
    WW2 Japanese prisoners
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3563 x 2825 px
    Keywords
    ; PoW ; prisoner ; of ; war ; detainee ; camp ; camps ; Japan ; American ; Allied ; Okinawa ; WWII ; WW2 ; World War II ; Second World War ; 2nd World War ; World War 2 ; 1939-1945 ; 1945 ; defeat ; Asia ; Asian ; dejected ; soldier ; soldiers ; honour...
    Description
    JAPAN Okinawa -- Jun 1945 -- Japanese prisoners of warbehind barbed wire after the Battle of Okinawa during the latter stages of World War II -- Picture by Atlas Photo Archive/USMC
  • WW2 JAPAN Okinawa, 1945

    Image ID
    FOT1273374
    Caption
    WW2 JAPAN Okinawa, 1945
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3000 x 2527 px
    Keywords
    ; Japan ; Okinawa ; assault ; engineers ; cave ; caves ; destruction ; explosion ; battlefield ; battlefields ; WWII ; WW2 ; WW ; two ; 2 ; II ; Second World War ; 2nd ; 2nd World War ; World War II ; World War 2 ; War in the Pacific ; US Marine Corps ;...
    Description
    JAPAN Okinawa -- May 1945 -- A demolition crew from the 6th Marine Division watch dynamite charges explode and destroy a Japanese cave. Okinawa, May 1945 -- Picture by Robert M Cusack/Atlas Photo Archive/USMC
  • Sicily 1943

    Image ID
    FOT1285598
    Caption
    Sicily 1943
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    4138 x 4347 px
    Keywords
    World War 2; The Second World War; Second World War; World War II; World; War; 2; two; 2nd; II; WWII; WW2; 2nd World War; conflict; history; 1939-1944; WW; 1943; 1944; Italy; Italians; Scottish; Scots; soldiers; troops; piper; pipers; bagpipes;...
    Description
    ITALY Sicily -- Aug/Sep 1943 -- Italians love music, so the Scottish pipers of 51st ( Highland ) Division ( probably of the Black Watch ) of the British army entertained them frequently in the public square. Small liberties such as this touched the...
  • D-Day Utah Beach 1944

    Image ID
    FOT1285634
    Caption
    D-Day Utah Beach 1944
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3000 x 2020 px
    Keywords
    US Navy; U.S.; Navy; Army; assault; troops; soldiers; D-Day; DDay; D Day; 06; 6; 6th; June; 1944; 1940s; World War 2; The Second World War; Second World War; World War II; World; War; 2; two; 2nd; II; WWII; WW2; 2nd World War; conflict; history;...
    Description
    FRANCE Omaha Beach -- 06 Jun 1944 -- US Army and US Navy assault troops land on Utah Beach in Normandy France on D-Day. The Allied invasion of Normandy marked the beginning of the end of Nazi tyranny over much of Europe -- Picture by Atlas Photo...
  • D-Day Omaha Beach 1944

    Image ID
    FOT1285635
    Caption
    D-Day Omaha Beach 1944
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3000 x 2051 px
    Keywords
    US Navy; U.S.; Navy; Army; assault; troops; soldiers; D-Day; DDay; D Day; D; day; 06; 6; 6th; June; 1944; 1940s; World War 2; The Second World War; Second World War; World War II; World; War; 2; two; 2nd; II; WWII; WW2; 2nd World War; conflict; history;...
    Description
    FRANCE Omaha Beach -- 06 Jun 1944 -- US Army soldiers make they way onto French soil via Omaha Beach in Normandy France with US Army and US Navy assault troops in the early morning of D-Day. The Allied invasion of Normandy marked the beginning of the...
  • D-Day Omaha Beach 1944

    Image ID
    FOT1285636
    Caption
    D-Day Omaha Beach 1944
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    4439 x 2564 px
    Keywords
    US Navy; U.S.; Navy; Army; assault; troops; soldiers; D-Day; DDay; D Day; 06; 6; 6th; June; 1944; 1940s; World War 2; The Second World War; Second World War; World War II; World; War; 2; two; 2nd; II; WWII; WW2; 2nd World War; conflict; history;...
    Description
    FRANCE Omaha Beach -- 06 Jun 1944 -- US Army and US Navy assault troops in the early morning of D-Day on Omaha Beach in Normandy France. The Allied invasion of Normandy marked the beginning of the end of Nazi tyranny over much of Europe -- Picture by...
  • D-Day Omaha Beach 1944

    Image ID
    FOT1285638
    Caption
    D-Day Omaha Beach 1944
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3119 x 2480 px
    Keywords
    US Navy; U.S.; Navy; Army; assault; troops; soldiers; D-Day; DDay; D Day; 06; 6; 6th; June; 1944; 1940s; World War 2; The Second World War; Second World War; World War II; World; War; 2; two; 2nd; II; WWII; WW2; 2nd World War; conflict; history;...
    Description
    FRANCE Omaha Beach -- 06 Jun 1944 -- A US Navy landing craft approaches Omaha Beach in Normandy France with US Army and US Navy assault troops in the early morning of D-Day. The Allied invasion of Normandy marked the beginning of the end of Nazi tyranny...
  • D-Day Omaha Beach 1944

    Image ID
    FOT1285639
    Caption
    D-Day Omaha Beach 1944
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3207 x 2483 px
    Keywords
    US Navy; U.S.; Navy; Army; assault; troops; soldiers; D-Day; DDay; D Day; 06; 6; 6th; June; 1944; 1940s; World War 2; The Second World War; Second World War; World War II; World; War; 2; two; 2nd; II; WWII; WW2; 2nd World War; conflict; history;...
    Description
    FRANCE Omaha Beach -- 06 Jun 1944 -- A US Navy landing craft approaches Omaha Beach in Normandy France with US Army and US Navy assault troops in the early morning of D-Day. The Allied invasion of Normandy marked the beginning of the end of Nazi tyranny...
  • D-Day Utah Beach 1944

    Image ID
    FOT1285640
    Caption
    D-Day Utah Beach 1944
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3152 x 2480 px
    Keywords
    US Navy; U.S.; Navy; Army; assault; troops; soldiers; D-Day; DDay; D Day; 06; 6; 6th; June; 1944; 1940s; World War 2; The Second World War; Second World War; World War II; World; War; 2; two; 2nd; II; WWII; WW2; 2nd World War; conflict; history;...
    Description
    FRANCE Omaha Beach -- 06 Jun 1944 -- US Army and US Navy assault troops land on Utah Beach in Normandy France on D-Day. The Allied invasion of Normandy marked the beginning of the end of Nazi tyranny over much of Europe -- Picture by Atlas Photo...
  • D-Day France 1944

    Image ID
    FOT1285646
    Caption
    D-Day France 1944
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3600 x 2881 px
    Keywords
    d-day; d; day; d day; 6th; june; 1944; beach; beaches; landing; landings; normandy; beachead; invasion; europe; european; troops; soldiers; American; Americans; summer; mono; bw; ww; ww2; wwii; 2; second; world; war; wars; conflict; landing; craft;...
    Description
    FRANCE Normandy -- 06 Jun 1944 -- Landing on the coast of France under heavy Nazi machine gun fire are these American soldiers, shown just as they left the ramp of a Coast Guard landing boat, marking the begining of the end of Hitler's Third Reich...
  • Iwo Jima, 1945

    Image ID
    FOT1285647
    Caption
    Iwo Jima, 1945
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    2114 x 2750 px
    Keywords
    Iwo Jima; stars; stripes; flag; flags; USA; US; iconic; victory; war; ww2; ww; wwii; world war; ii; 2; 2nd; second; Second World War; World War 2; World War II; 2nd World War; flagpole; marine; US Marines; soldier; pacific; War in the Pacific;...
    Description
    PACIFIC OCEAN Iwo Jima -- Feb 1945 -- From the crest of Mount Suribachi, the Stars and Stripes wave in triumph over Iwo Jima after US Marines had fought their way inch by inch up its steep lava-encrusted slopes -- Picture by John Papsun | Lightroom...
  • Pearl Harbour, 1941

    Image ID
    FOT1285648
    Caption
    Pearl Harbour, 1941
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Jonathan Mitchell
    Dimensions
    3600 x 2417 px
    Keywords
    ww2; wwii; world war; 2; 2nd; ii; two; second; 2nd world war; world war 2; world war ii; ww; history; historical; harbor; pearl harbour; attack; japanese; japan; 7th; December; 1941; 1940s; historic; hawaii; naval; base; battleships; cruisers; fleet;...
    Description
    USA Pearl Harbour -- 07 Dec 1941 -- The US Navy base ar Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, USA, was taken by surprise, during the Japanese aerial attack on the 7th December 1941 which destroyed much of it's Pacific fleet. Here the USS ARIZONA burns after being...