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Actor Fred Astaire performs one of his famous routines at an open air concert for American troops at the Palace of Versailles, France. [x]

Political cartoons by Theodore Geisel, aka Dr Seuss, who was an active editorial cartoonist for the New York newspaper PM during World War II, and in that capacity drew over 400 cartoons, addressing issues such as fascism, the war effort, and racism and isolationism in the US. [x]

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blitzify: Hey, you have a great blog here. I take much interest in the second world war; this blog is a great way to express it. Keep it up! :) 

Hey, thanks for the kind words! Feel free to let me know if you want to see any nation/theatre of the war in particular.

Two Royal Tank Regiment soldiers sit on the side of a well with Italian children, 13 December 1943. [x]

eternal-iceage:

German illustrations of Soviet Red Army uniforms, c. 1946

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sixpenceee:

Hitler’s doodles from the 1920’s when sketching potential Nazi symbols 

A Chinese soldier carried shoulder high by American soldiers in Piccadilly Circus, London. [x]

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A group of German dive bombers Junkers Ju-87 fly over their airfield, 1941. [x]

A bearded crewman sitting benignly on some Mark VII depth charges, smoking his pipe and reading a novel on board HMS KELVIN. [x]