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Canadian troops en route to Sicily, Italy / Troupes canadiennes en route vers la Sicile (Italie) Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Army, Military Photos, Military History, World History, World War Ii, Ww2 History

Canadian troops en route to Sicily, Italy / Troupes canadiennes en route vers la Sicile (Italie)

Title / Titre : Canadian troops en route to Sicily, Italy / Troupes canadiennes en route vers la Sicile (Italie) Creator(s) / Créateur(s) : Unknown / Inconnu Date(s) : Unknown / Inconnu Reference No. / Numéro de référence : MIKAN 3516219 collectionscanada.gc.ca/ourl/res.php?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&... Location / Lieu : Unknown / Inconnu Credit / Mention de source : Canada. Department of National Defence. Library and Archives Canada, PA-188912 / Canada…

Two British soldiers in position, armed with a Bren and a Sten gun, in a building in Vaucelles, July 1944 British Army Uniform, British Soldier, Ww2 History, Military History, Military Memes, Military Art, D Day Normandy, Operation Market Garden, Army Infantry

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30 1940 British Empire troops ready in the Desert. An Indian rifleman with a SMLE (Short Magazine Lee-Enfield) Mk III in the prone firing position, Egypt, 16 May British Soldier, British Army, British Indian, Afrika Corps, Lee Enfield, Indian Army, North Africa, World War Ii, Troops

30 1940 British Empire troops ready in the Desert. An Indian rifleman with a SMLE (Short Magazine Lee-Enfield) Mk III in the prone firing position, Egypt, 16 May 1940.

Two soldiers belonging to the Commonwealth and Allied forces aim at a German soldier surrendering atop his tank 25 October 1942 as a sandstorm clouds the battlefield at El Alamein Photo: AFP Panzer Iii, Ww2 Photos, Iconic Photos, Photographs, India In World, Afrika Corps, North African Campaign, No Mans Land, British Soldier

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Commonwealth soldiers rush towards a German Panzer III medium tank with bayonets drawn as a German tanker surrenders. El Alamein, Egypt. 25th of October 1942.

JUL 10 1943 The Commandos seaborne assault on Sicily British troops in a landing craft assault (LCA), 9 July British Soldier, British Army, Italian Campaign, Landing Craft, History Online, Ww2 Tanks, D Day, Historical Pictures, American Civil War

Bundesarchive Photos 1933 - 1945..+ all fields of WWII - Page 302

British troops in a landing craft assault (LCA), 9 July 1943.

Vickers machine gun crew of the British Manchester Regiment, Malaya, 17 Oct 1941 Photographer Palmer Source Imperial War Museum Ww2 Pictures, Historical Pictures, Heavy Machine Gun, Machine Guns, Burma Railway, Manchester, British Army Uniform, Prisoners Of War, Military History

Bundesarchive Photos 1933 - 1945..+ all fields of WWII - Page 284

Vickers machine-gun of the 1st Manchester Regiment, 17 October 1941.

British Light AA Regiment, Cassino, Italy, 12 May as the Allies launch Operation Diadem, the drive to Rome. British Soldier, British Army, Battle Of Monte Cassino, Rome, History Magazine, History Online, Military Pictures, Ww2 Pictures, History Photos

Bundesarchive Photos 1933 - 1945..+ all fields of WWII - Page 176

A 4.2-inch mortar of 'S' Troop, 307th Battery, 99th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment, in action with the mortar for the first time, at Cassino, Italy.

Operation HUSKY: personnel of No. 3201 Servicing Commando and an RAF field signals unit assemble on "Cent" Beach near Scoglitti, Sicily, before moving inland to the landing ground at Pachino. Ww2 History, Military History, Italian Campaign, Army Infantry, Troops, Soldiers, Ww2 Pictures, World War Two, Sicily

Bundesarchive Photos 1933 - 1945..+ all fields of WWII - Page 302

Operation HUSKY: personnel of No. 3201 Servicing Commando and an RAF field signals unit assemble on "Cent" Beach near Scoglitti, Sicily, before moving inland to the landing ground at Pachino.

history-museum: “ A Canadian dispatch rider somewhere in Normandy strikes a match on a mannequin’s hip. Alex Gray took this human-interest shot, hoping that this dispatch rider’s home-town paper might. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, Ww2 Pictures, Military Pictures, Women's Army Corps, Alex Grey, Women In History, Military History

Bundesarchive Photos 1933 - 1945..+ all fields of WWII - Page 301

A Canadian dispatch rider somewhere in Normandy nonchalantly strikes a match on a mannequin's hip. Alex Gray took this human-interest shot, hoping that this Dr's home-town paper might run it. Such pictures gave reassurance to families in Canada that life on the line wasn't without it's lighter side.

The First Battle of El Alamein July It was a battle that lasted 27 days and prevented Afrika Korps from reaching Cairo. After the battle of Afrika Corps, North African Campaign, Erwin Rommel, Today In History, British Soldier, Prisoners Of War, Military History, World War Two, Wwii

Bundesarchive Photos 1933 - 1945..+ all fields of WWII - Page 188

German prisoners of war under the protection of British soldiers waiting for transport in the area of ​​El Alamein. By October 25, 1942 were captured more than 30,000 German and Italian soldiers.

Troops from the British Infantry Division unloading stores from tank landing craft on the opening day of the invasion of Sicily, 10 July 1943 South East Europe, Vietnam, North African Campaign, D Day Normandy, Canadian Men, Landing Craft, Prisoners Of War, Military Photos, Photos Of The Week

Bundesarchive Photos 1933 - 1945..+ all fields of WWII - Page 302

Just after dawn, men of the Highland Division up to their waists in water unloading stores on a landing beach on the opening day of the invasion of Sicily. Meanwhile beach roads are being prepared for heavy and light traffic. Several landing craft tank can be seen just of the beach (including LCT 622).

Bundesarchive Photos 1933 - all fields of WWII - Page 274 British Commandos, Let Us Pray, Commonwealth, Armed Forces, World War Two, Great Britain, Great Photos, Troops, Ww2

Bundesarchive Photos 1933 - 1945..+ all fields of WWII - Page 274

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Somewhere on the English coast British soldiers are seen in a coastal defense bunker armed with Bren machine guns and other small arms. Ww2 History, World History, Operation Sea Lion, British Uniforms, Ww2 Uniforms, Home Guard, British Soldier, British Army, Ww2 Pictures

Bundesarchive Photos 1933 - 1945..+ all fields of WWII - Page 173

Coastal defence bunker, England