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Private Joe Cunnington, of the Border's Anti-Tank Platoon and from the crew of "Gallipoli II", in his foxhole among the positions of "C" Company training his Sten gun in anticipation of another German assault on his position, possibly on the Van Lennep British Soldier, British Army, Military Photos, Military History, Operation Market Garden, Parachute Regiment, Man Of War, German Army, World War Two

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'Operation Market Garden' Private Joe Cunnington, of the 1st Border's Anti-Tank Platoon and from the crew of "Gallipoli II", in his foxhole among the...

+~+~ Vintage Photograph ~+~+ Guernsey was the only British soil to be occupied by the Nazis during the war. This photograph of two Guernsey boys was taken shortly after the German invasion June Guernsey Channel Islands, Guernsey Island, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, The Guernsey Literary, Battle Of Britain, We Are The World, British History, The Good Old Days

Two Guernsey boys 1940

Shot in a Guernsy street soon after the German invasion on June, 30, 1940. This was the only British soil to be occupied by the Nazis during the war.

Troops on their way to the port at Brest during the evacuation of the British Expeditionary Force from France, June British Armed Forces, British Soldier, British Army, Dunkirk Evacuation, Ww2 Pictures, Historical Pictures, British Uniforms, Colorized Photos, War Photography

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Troops on their way to the port at Brest during the evacuation of the British Expeditionary Force from France, June 1940. 'Operation Ariel' The...

To mark anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, The Royal Scots regimental Colours, which they carried into the battle, are to be displayed for the last time to the public at Edinburgh Castle. Waterloo 1815, Battle Of Waterloo, Union Flags, Edinburgh Castle, Napoleonic Wars, Scottish Highlands, Union Jack, Military History, Bohemian Rug

Royal Scots Waterloo Colours to be displayed for last time at Edinburgh Castle

To mark 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, The Royal Scots regimental Colours, which they carried into the battle, are to be displayed for the last time to the public at Edinburgh Castle.

During Operation Varsity, Regimental Sergeant Major Evans of the Battalion,The Devonshire Regiment examines captured German helmets in Hamminkeln, Germany, March British Uniforms, Ww2 Uniforms, British Soldier, British Army, Tiger Ii, Gi Joe, German Helmet, Paratrooper, World War One

LOOK AT THESE!! Mind blowing colourised images of WWII!!

Colourised images from WWII

Post with 0 votes and 9530 views. Dead British soldier from the raid on St. British Commandos, Military Honors, Man Of War, British Soldier, War Photography, Second World, World War Two, Wwii, France

Dead British soldier from the raid on St. Nazaire, France March 1942.[800x537]

Post with 0 votes and 9817 views. Dead British soldier from the raid on St. Nazaire, France March 1942.[800x537]

prev pinner note: Residents of Coventry salvaging what they can from their destroyed homes the morning after a Luftwaffe bombing - 15 November 1940 Photo by George Rodger World War Ii, World History, Uk History, London History, Local History, London Bombings, National Geographic, The Blitz, Air Raid

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G.B. ENGLAND. Coventry. Residents gather what they can from the shattered wreckage of their homes. 1940.

Stunning pictures, colourised by Paul Reynolds, show Special Air Service and Special Boat Service troops battling Axis soldiers on campaign in the desert, at sea and in Germany itself. British Armed Forces, British Soldier, British Army, Tiger Ii, Military Photos, Military History, Military Art, British Commandos, Special Air Service

A group from the Special Boat Section (SBS) pose for the camera on a Greek island. c.1942. The Special Boat Section was founded in July 1940 by a Commando officer, Roger Courtney. He was unsuccessful in his initial attempts to convince the Admiralty, that his idea of a folding kayak brigade would be effective. They became known as the Special Boat Service in the 1980's. (Colourisation and text by Paul Reynolds)