German army Mercedes-Benz staff car in France, 1940 4th Panzer Division commander unit flag.
A member of the Gestapo killed himself and his family rather than fall into enemy hands in Vienna, 1945
The bear, named Wojtek, reportedly even fought alongside his fellow Polish soldiers at the savage Battle of Monte Cassino in the spring of 1944, carrying heavy crates of mortar shells. With the approval of the Polish high command, the company's emblem was then changed to one showing a bear carrying a massive artillery shell. After the war, Wojtek lived in Edinburgh Zoo until his death in 1963. Books, statues and even a documentary keep the memory of his unique service alive.
Australian nurses with soldiers, Egypt, 1915. Australian War Memorial.
Jens-Uwe Z.'s "A Zündapp Named Dora"
An American infantryman picks up a wounded German soldier on the road to St. Lo, France, and helps him into a half-track. The German was abandoned by his own troops after being wounded. 20 June 1944.
The ustaše guards pose for photo while also showing their cruelty. Die Ustascha waren kroatische Faschisten, die mit der deutschen Wehrmacht und den Nazis kollaborierten.
A Marine on Saipan with a Nambu type 99 gun - a light machine gun used by the Imperial Japanese Army in World War II.
Major Dick Winters of Easy Company - real on the right, Band of Brothers on the left.