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Mission Mfg. misc., Southern Methodist University collection

Mission Mfg. misc., Southern Methodist University collection

Title: Mission Mfg. misc. ..Alternative Title: [Mission Manufacturing Co. miscellaneous shots]..Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie ..Date: August 1944..Place: Houston, Texas ..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie ... More

Mission Mfg., ''Miss Mission'' series in color

Mission Mfg., ''Miss Mission'' series in color

Title: Mission Mfg., ''Miss Mission'' series in color ..Alternative Title: [Mission Manufacturing Co., ''Miss Mission'' series in color]..Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie ..Date: August 1944..Place: Housto... More

Mission Mfg. misc. field shots, World War II photo

Mission Mfg. misc. field shots, World War II photo

Title: Mission Mfg. misc. field shots ..Alternative Title: [Mission Manufacturing Co. miscellaneous shots]..Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie ..Date: August 1944..Place: Houston, Texas ..Part Of: Robert Yar... More

Mission Manufactor misc., ''Miss Mission'' series in color

Mission Manufactor misc., ''Miss Mission'' series in color

Title: Mission Manufactor misc., ''Miss Mission'' series in color ..Alternative Title: [Mission Manufacturing Co. miscellaneous, ''Miss Mission'' series in color]..Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie ..Date: ... More

Photograph of the Building Interior after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Photograph of the Building Interior after the Triangle Shirtwaist Fact...

Photographs from the Depression and World War II Public domain photograph of New York historic building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Photograph of Police Officers with Victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Photograph of Police Officers with Victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist ...

Photographs from the Depression and World War II Public domain photograph of New York historic building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Tourist Attraction - Shoreline at Asan Point

Tourist Attraction - Shoreline at Asan Point

Asan Beach Unit - Asan and Agat Invasion Beaches, War in the Pacific National Historical Park. The point is located at the western side of Asan Beach. In 1922, prior to World War II, the U.S. Marines establishe... More

Sailors on board SS AUTOLYCUS depart Sydney for Portsmouth, 13 May 1939

Sailors on board SS AUTOLYCUS depart Sydney for Portsmouth, 13 May 193...

This image depicts the forecastle and forward well deck of SS AUTOLYCUS from wharf no. 2, eastern side Circular Quay, Sydney. Family and friends on the wharf are holding streamers to SS AUTOLYCUS. Royal Austral... More

3rd military information support battalion airborne - World War II

3rd military information support battalion airborne - World War II

Navy and Marine Personnel posing for a photo opportunity during WWII.

Working on a "Vengeance" dive bomber, Vultee [Aircraft Inc.], Nashville, Tennessee

Working on a "Vengeance" dive bomber, Vultee [Aircraft Inc.], Nashvill...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Pearl Harbor widows have gone into war work to carry on the fight with a personal vengeance, Corpus Christi, Texas. Mrs. Virginia Young (right) whose husband was one of the first casualties of World War II, is a supervisor in the Assembly and Repairs Department of the Naval Air Base. Her job is to find convenient and comfortable living quarters for women workers from out of the state, like Ethel Mann, who operates an electric drill

Pearl Harbor widows have gone into war work to carry on the fight with...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Operating a hand drill at North American Aviation, Inc., [a] woman is working in the control surface department assembling a section of the leading edge for the horizontal stabilizer of a plane, Inglewood, Calif.

Operating a hand drill at North American Aviation, Inc., [a] woman is ...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Aircraft in the Flight Research Building at the Aircraft Engine Research Laboratory

Aircraft in the Flight Research Building at the Aircraft Engine Resear...

A Consolidated B–24D Liberator (left), Boeing B–29 Superfortress (background), and Lockheed RA–29 Hudson (foreground) parked inside the Flight Research Building at the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautic... More

"Bevrijding" van Danzig - Rijksmuseum public domain dedication image

"Bevrijding" van Danzig - Rijksmuseum public domain dedication image

De Duitse troepen worden toegejuigd na hun bevrijding van Danzig. Op 1 september 1939 viel Hitler Polen binnen, Danzig ( volgens de Duitser een "Duitse"stad) was een van de eerste die bezet werd.

A candid view of one of the women workers touching up the U.S. Army Air Forces insignia on the side of the fuselage of a "Vengeance" dive bomber manufactured at Vultee's Nashville division, Tennessee

A candid view of one of the women workers touching up the U.S. Army Ai...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Public Domain Stock Photo . World war ii automatically truck, transportation traffic.

Public Domain Stock Photo . World war ii automatically truck, transpor...

Wartime images: Free images of war, available for commercial use and free download. Copyright-free, no attribution required.

Black History Month Closing Program - HUD Black History Month Closing Program, featuring discussion of World War II Tuskegee Airmen [and appearance by unit veteran Curtis Robinson]

Black History Month Closing Program - HUD Black History Month Closing ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Event: Black History Month Closing Program Subject Description: HUD Black History Month Closing Program, featuring discussion of World War II Tuskegee Ai... More

74 - National Parks Gallery - Public Domain image, National Parks Gallery

74 - National Parks Gallery - Public Domain image, National Parks Gall...

1943 Adak Public domain photograph related to US National Parks, Nature, conservation, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, Secretary of Defense, greets U.S. Navy personnel prior to the 60th Anniversary commemoration celebration of V-J Day held at North Island Naval Air Station, Coronado, Calif. on Aug. 30, 2005. President George W. Bush spoke at the event to commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Japanese formal surrender ending World War II.  (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, Secretary of Defense, greets U.S. Na...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, North Island State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Kevin J. Gruenwald, US... More

US Air Force (USAF) Lieutenant General (LGEN) Howie Chandler, Commander, 11th Air Force (11thAF), salutes after placing a flower wreath during the Dedication Ceremony, for the new 11th Air Force World War Two (WWII) Memorial Wall, at Elmendorf Air Force Base (AFB), Alaska (AK). The wall was built in honor of all those US Military and Canadian Armed Forces personel who paid the ultimate sacrifice here in Alaska (AK), during that time

US Air Force (USAF) Lieutenant General (LGEN) Howie Chandler, Commande...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Elmendorf Air Force Base State: Alaska (AK) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Rhiannon Willard, USAF Release S... More

Actress Pamela Anderson thanks the crew of the US Navy (USN) Arleigh Burke Class Guided Missile Destroyer USS HALSEY (DDG 97) for their service to the country. Anderson visited the newly commissioned ship to present the USO with a $150,000 donation from Fox Home Entertainment in commemoration of the historic World War II (WWII) event VJ (Victory in Japan) Day

Actress Pamela Anderson thanks the crew of the US Navy (USN) Arleigh B...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Station, San Diego State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: DDG-97 Scene Camera Operator:... More

Mr. Lorenzo Dufau (center), a World War Two (WW II) Signalman who served aboard the US Navy (USN) Destroyer, USS MASON (DE-529) poses for a group photograph with USN Sailors from the present day USN Arleigh Burke Class (Flight IIA): Destroyer (Aegis), USS MASON (DDG 87), in New York City during Fleet Week New York 2006 activities. Mr. Dufau is holding a DVD copy of the move 'Proud,' which is base on the WWII experiences of the USS MASON (DE-529), which was the first Naval ship predominantly manned by black crewmembers. Fleet Week includes dozens of military demonstrations and displays throughout the week, as well as public visitation to many of the participating ships. (SUBSTANDARD)

Mr. Lorenzo Dufau (center), a World War Two (WW II) Signalman who serv...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: New York State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: JO2 David P. Coleman, USN Release Status: Released ... More

Hjemmefrontsoldater på lasteplan i Torggata

Hjemmefrontsoldater på lasteplan i Torggata

The archive by photographer Erling Syringen (b. 26.01.1907 - d. 01. 11. 1983) includes glass plate negatives, film negatives and paper prints and came to the Glomdals Museum in the early 1980s. The photo archiv... More

At twilight, honoring military veterans of World War II, are 4,000 sculpted gold stars on the commemorative Freedom Wall, with the inscription, "Here we mark the price of freedom" on the newly completed National World War II Memorial, in the Washington, District of Columbia

At twilight, honoring military veterans of World War II, are 4,000 scu...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Daniel J. Mclain, USN Release Status: Released to P... More

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War In...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War In...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, speaks during the dedication ceremony of the Alaska-Siberia Lend Lease sculpture at Fairbanks Alaska, on Aug. 27, 2006. The memorial commemorates Russian and American aviators and support personnel that ferried more than 8,000 American-built airplanes through Great Falls Montana through Fairbanks for transfer to Russia during World War II.(DoD PHOTO by STAFF SGT. D. Myles Cullen, USAF) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, speaks du...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fairbanks State: Alaska (AK) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT D. Myles Cullen, USAF Release Status: Released ... More

129th Rescue Wing Command CHIEF MASTER Sergeant David Dunlap, United States Representative Anna G. Eshoo, of the 14th Congressional District, California, Major General Paul D. Monroe, the Adjutant General and Commander of the California National Guard, and Colonel Tommy Williams, Commander of the 129th Rescue Wing discuss a Bronze Star presentation ceremony taking place at Moffett Federal Airfield, California. Representative Eshoo was instrumental in the effort to award Lieutenant Sciaroni the Bronze Star for his actions during World War II. LT. Sciaronis was a navigator on a B-24 that was shot down over Germany, he led three of his fellow air crew member to safety after more than two ...

129th Rescue Wing Command CHIEF MASTER Sergeant David Dunlap, United S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: 129th Rescue Wing Command Chief Master Sergeant David Dunlap, United States Representative Anna G. Eshoo, of the 14th Congressi... More

The sun rises over the American Military Cemetery at Colleville sur Mer, France (FRA), above the Omaha Beach section of Normandy, 60 years after the D-Day invasions of World War II (WWII)

The sun rises over the American Military Cemetery at Colleville sur Me...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Omaha Beach State: Normandy Country: France (FRA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Timothy Cook, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mil... More

Balloon barrage training center. Lilluputians at a weemie roast. This illustration is portrayed here by comparing the huge balloons and dwarfed trainees seated in picnic fashion around their instructor. Camp Tyson, Tennessee

Balloon barrage training center. Lilluputians at a weemie roast. This ...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

US Marine Corps (USMC) World War Two (WW II) Combat Correspondent, Mr. C.J. Obrien (center) who served in the battle of Iwo Jima, shakes the hand of a member of the Japanese Army who fought against allied forces, as they commemorate together at the Reunion of Honor Memorial on the Island of Iwo Jima, Japan, as part of the 58th Commemorative Anniversary Ceremony, observing the Battle of Iwo Jima

US Marine Corps (USMC) World War Two (WW II) Combat Correspondent, Mr....

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Iwo Jima Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Cory P. Griffith, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digi... More

Australian Army soldiers, possibly on board RMS QUEEN MARY, in West Circular Quay, May 1940

Australian Army soldiers, possibly on board RMS QUEEN MARY, in West Ci...

This photograph, depicting Australian Army soldiers, possibly on board RMS QUEEN MARY, in West Circular Quay, was taken when the Cunard Line's RMS MAURETANIA and QUEEN MARY had sailed from New York to Sydney in... More

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, meets with WWII veterans during the Alaska-Siberia Lend Lease memorial ceremony in Fairbanks, Alaska,  on Aug. 27, 2006. The memorial commemorates Russian and American aviators and support personnel that ferried more than 8,000 American-built airplanes through Great Falls Montana through Fairbanks for transfer to Russia during World War II.(DoD PHOTO by STAFF SGT. D. Myles Cullen, USAF) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, U.S. Secretary of Defense, meets wit...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fairbanks State: Alaska (AK) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT D. Myles Cullen, USAF Release Status: Released ... More

Severe Storm - Saint Thomas, US Virgin Islands, August 3, 2011 -- "The Bunker" is a complex of abandon World War II military bunkers on  the island of ST. Thomas which is utilized by the IMAT for warehousing of equipment. The facility also  serves as an alternate point of operations for the IMAT's continuity of operations plan (COOP). Photo by  Eliud Echevarria/FEMA

Severe Storm - Saint Thomas, US Virgin Islands, August 3, 2011 -- "The...

The original database describes this as: Title: Photograph by Eliud Echevarria taken on 08/03/2011 in US Virgin Islands Production Date: 08/03/2011 Caption: Saint Thomas, US Virgin Islands, August 3, 2011 --... More

Richard Macon, a Captain (CPT) with the US Air Force (USAF) Tuskegee Airmen speaks about is experience as the first black Prisoner Of War (POW) during World War II after a military luncheon for the Tuskegee Airmen, during the 33rd Annual National Convention, held at the Hilton Qwest Convention Center Omaha, Nebraska (NE). (SUBSTANDARD)

Richard Macon, a Captain (CPT) with the US Air Force (USAF) Tuskegee A...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Omaha State: Nebraska (NE) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SRA Francisco V. Govea II, USAF Release Status: Releas... More

Royal Australian Navy officers and Prime Minister Menzies on board TSS ORANJE II

Royal Australian Navy officers and Prime Minister Menzies on board TSS...

This image depicts unidentified Royal Australian Navy officers along with Australia's prime minister at the time, Robert Gordon Menzies (far right), on board TSS ORANJE II. On 28 June 1941, after a refitting at... More

All toll, 3,812 Americans who fought during World War II are buried here at the Madingley American Cemetery near the city of Cambridge in England (ENG). Flags dorn the field this Memorial Day

All toll, 3,812 Americans who fought during World War II are buried he...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: RAF Lakenheath State: East Anglia Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Major Command Shown: USAFE Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Tony R. To... More

Selma Stein and friend, World War II photo

Selma Stein and friend, World War II photo

Selma Stein and a friend standing in front of a picture of President Roosevelt...Collection of The Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford..We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spiri... More

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War In...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Many veterans gathered at a Battle of Britain ceremony at Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk, United Kingdom, to pay their respects to those who lost their lives in the battle. During World War II (WWII) the Luftwaffe, Germany's Air Force, began its attack on July 10, 1940, unleashing its bombers against British shipping and fighter sweeps over Britain's southern coast in what would become known as The Battle of Britain

Many veterans gathered at a Battle of Britain ceremony at Bury St. Edm...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: RAF Lakenheath State: Suffolk Country: United Kingdom (GBR) Scene Major Command Shown: USAFE Scene Camera Operator: AMN Christopher Walkenhorst ... More

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, Secretary of Defense, pays respect to the presentation of colors at the National Mall, Washington, D.C., on Sept. 2, 2005, during a Department of Defense ceremony to pay tribute to World War II veterans and families. The event commemorates the 60th anniversary of the Japanese surrender, formally ending World War II.  (DoD photo by TECH. SGT. Kevin J. Gruenwald) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld, Secretary of Defense, pays respect t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: National Mall State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Kevin J. Gruenwald, USAF Rele... More

World War II (WWII) area photo of US Marine Corps (USMC) First Lieutenant (1LT) G. E. Dawkins, Solomon Islands, 1943

World War II (WWII) area photo of US Marine Corps (USMC) First Lieuten...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Solomon Islands (SLB) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) LT. GEN. William J. Lennox Jr., (left), Superintendent of the United States Military Academy, and U.S. Air Force (USAF) LT. General John W. Rosa (right), Superintendent USAF Academy, pose for a photograph with World War II veterans Stan Wojtosik and Frank Luckmann during a ceremony honoring the 60th Anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge during half-time of the Army-Air Force football game at Michie Stadium, West Point, N.Y., on Nov. 6, 2004. (USAF PHOTO by TECH. SGT. Frank J. Demaro Jr.) (Released)

U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) LT. GEN. William J. Lennox Jr., (left), Super...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: West Point State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Frank J. Demaro Jr., USAF Release Status: Re... More

Krigsofrenes graver på Ringsaker kirkegård. Norske falne i bakgrunnen, tyske soldatgraver med hjelmer i forgrunn.

Krigsofrenes graver på Ringsaker kirkegård. Norske falne i bakgrunnen,...

Collection archive for Ringsaker municipality. Most of the archive are reproductions made after borrowed originals. There are also some photographs that have come in the form of gifts or purchases. The subjects... More

Severe Storm - Saint Thomas, US Virgin Islands, August 3, 2011 -- "The Bunker" is a complex of abandon World War II military bunkers on  the island of ST. Thomas which is utilized by the IMAT for warehousing of equipment. The facility also  serves as an alternate point of operations for the IMAT's continuity of operations plan (COOP). Photo by  Eliud Echevarria/FEMA

Severe Storm - Saint Thomas, US Virgin Islands, August 3, 2011 -- "The...

The original database describes this as: Title: THE BUNKER Production Date: 08/03/2011 Caption: Saint Thomas, US Virgin Islands, August 3, 2011 -- "The Bunker" is a complex of abandon World War II military b... More

How lend-lease strikes at the Axis. A lend-lease tank coming over the side of a cargo ship in a United States Atlantic Coast port. Many tanks are carried as deck-load

How lend-lease strikes at the Axis. A lend-lease tank coming over the ...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

US Marine Corps (USMC) World War Two (WW II) Veterans, who served in the battle of Iwo Jima, shake hands with members of the Japanese Army who fought against them, as they commemorate together at the Reunion of Honor Memorial on the Island of Iwo Jima, Japan, as part of the 58th Commemorative Anniversary Ceremony, observing the Battle of Iwo Jima

US Marine Corps (USMC) World War Two (WW II) Veterans, who served in t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Iwo Jima Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: CPL Cory P. Griffith, USMC Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digi... More

Landing Craft, Air Cushion 81 (LCAC-81), from Assault Unit Craft Five (ACU-5), US Fleet Activities, Sasebo, Japan, glides onto a Gogu beach for the D-Day Mobile Fuel Distribution System (DMFDS) concept demonstration in support of FOAL EAGLE 2000. The DMFDS is a Force Warfighting Lab (FWL) sponsored by the Office of Naval Research (ONR) funded project which demonstrates new techniques in the first ever transfer of fuel from the sea to land. Foal Eagle is the largest Joint and Combined field training drill conducted annually in South Korea, running from Oct. 25th to Nov. 3rd. About 25,000 US troops will take part in the drill, including active duty, Reserve and National Guard troops from ...

Landing Craft, Air Cushion 81 (LCAC-81), from Assault Unit Craft Five ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: Landing Craft, Air Cushion 81 (LCAC-81), from Assault Unit Craft Five (ACU-5), US Fleet Activities, Sasebo, Japan, glides onto ... More

Major General Kenneth W. Hess is followed by outgoing 100th Air Refueling Wing Commander Colonel Bruce E. Burda and incoming 100th Air Refueling Wing Commander Colonel Donald Lustig during RAF Mildenhall's Wing Change of Command Ceremony. The 100th Air Refueling Wing traces its lineage to World War II and the 100th Bomb Group. Today it's responsible for host management of RAF Mildenhall, providing the European theater, NATO, US, and allied forces with air refueling support. The Wing's honors include six Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards, one award with valor, two Distinguished Unit Citations, the French Croix de Guerre with Palm and seven WWII campaign streamers

Major General Kenneth W. Hess is followed by outgoing 100th Air Refuel...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Raf Mildenhall Country: Great Britain / England (GBR) Scene Major Command Shown: USAFE Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Andrew E. Lynch, USAF Release... More

Black History Month Closing Program - HUD Black History Month Closing Program, featuring discussion of World War II Tuskegee Airmen [and appearance by unit veteran Curtis Robinson]

Black History Month Closing Program - HUD Black History Month Closing ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Event: Black History Month Closing Program Subject Description: HUD Black History Month Closing Program, featuring discussion of World War II Tuskegee Ai... More

Mr. Gene DaGue, a World War Two (WW II) Veteran, assigned with the US Marine Corps (USMC) 4th Marine Division at Iwo Jima, Japan, pictured in attendance at the 58th Annual Veterans Luncheon held at Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Cherry Point, North Carolina (NC)

Mr. Gene DaGue, a World War Two (WW II) Veteran, assigned with the US ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Mcas, Cherry Point State: North Carolina (NC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL David J. Callaway, USMC Releas... More

Elmer Davis, Director, Office of War Information (OWI)

Elmer Davis, Director, Office of War Information (OWI)

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Honor Guard members of the Military Police Company (MPC) in Heidelberg, Germany (DEU), fire a 105 mm Howitzer during practice for the 60th Anniversary D-Day Ceremony at Omaha Beach, Normandy, France (FRA).  American military members from across the US European Command (USEUCOM) are in the Normandy region of France as members of Joint Task Force (JTF) Normandy-60, supporting ceremonies commemorating the Allied D-Day Invasions of June 6, 1944

Honor Guard members of the Military Police Company (MPC) in Heidelberg...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Colleville Sur Mer State: Normandy Country: France (FRA) Scene Camera Operator: A1C Steven Czyz, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combine... More

U.S. Air Force members of the 48th Fighter Wing, RAF Lakenheath, United Kingdom, wait for a service to begin at St. Mary's Church in Bury St. Edmonds as part of a ceremony on Sept. 18, 2004, to pay their respects to those who lost their lives in the Battle of Britain. During World War II the German Luftwaffe began its attack against the United Kingdom on July 10, 1940, unleashing its bombers against Britain's shipping industry and conducting fighter sweeps over the southern coast of England in what would become known as the Battle of Britain. (U.S. Air Force PHOTO by AIRMAN First Class Christopher Walkenhorst) (Released)

U.S. Air Force members of the 48th Fighter Wing, RAF Lakenheath, Unite...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bury St. Edmonds State: Suffolk Country: United Kingdom (GBR) Scene Camera Operator: A1C Christopher Walkenhorst USAF Release Status: Released t... More

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War In...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (center), U.S. Secretary of Defense, Senator Ted Stevens (left), (R-Alaska), and Russian Defense Minister Sergei Ivanov (right), wait for the Alaska-Siberia Lend Lease memorial ceremony to begin at Fairbanks, Alaska on Aug. 27, 2006. The memorial commemorates Russian and American aviators and support personnel that ferried more than 8,000 American-built airplanes through Great Falls Montana through Fairbanks for transfer to Russia during World War II.  (DoD photo by STAFF SGT. D. Myles Cullen) (Released)

The Honorable Donald H. Rumsfeld (center), U.S. Secretary of Defense, ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fairbanks State: Alaska (AK) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT D. Myles Cullen, USAF Release Status: Released ... More

The US Navys (USN) Improved Modular Lighterage System (INLS) ramp module loaded on a barge for transit from New Orleans, Louisiana (LA), to Coronado (CO), California (CA) for testing by Expeditionary Warfare Training Group Pacific (EWTGPAC) and Amphibious Construction Battalion One (ACB-1). The INLS is a redesign of a floating dock system originally used during World War II (WWII). The system assembles to form ferries, causeway piers, or ships ramp roll-off discharge platforms, providing the Navy and US Marine Corps (USMC) with a safer, more versatile way to deliver vehicles and critical supplies from ship to shore during war or peacetime operations

The US Navys (USN) Improved Modular Lighterage System (INLS) ramp modu...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: New Orleans State: Louisiana (LA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: JO2 Paul Cage, Usn Release Status: Released to ... More

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War In...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Japanese World War II Veteran Mr. Iwashita, President of the Zero Fighter Pilots Association and US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Timothy Nichols, a member of the Hickam AFB, Hawaii (HI) Honor Guard Team, pay respects to fallen soldiers during a Flagpole Ceremony held to commemorate the attack on Hickam Field during the Japanese invasion

Japanese World War II Veteran Mr. Iwashita, President of the Zero Figh...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hickam Air Force Base State: Hawaii (HI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Christopher Campbell, USAF Release ... More

The colors posted by the Navy Security Group color guard during the German Day of Mourning Ceremony. The ceremony honors 33 German Prisoners of War (POWs) who died during World War II (WWII) and are buried in the Fort Meade Cemetery. To the left two German Naval personnel standby to deliver wreaths to the gravesites

The colors posted by the Navy Security Group color guard during the Ge...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fort Meade State: Maryland (MD) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: Northeast Scene Camera Operator: Ronald Roone... More

A member of the Army's 82nd Airborne Division Fort Bragg, North Carolina, parachutes to the ground at Charleston Air Force Base after jumping from a C-17 Globemaster III, 15th Airlift Squadron Charleston AFB, South Carolina. The jump is part of the 82nd Airborne Division Associations annual convention in downtown Charleston Aug. 8-12. 300 members of the 82nd exited the C-17s in six passes. "The jump is the keystone event," said Captain Terrance McGraw, USA, event coordinator and commander, Headquarters Company, 82nd Airborne Division Support Command, and Fort Bragg, North Carolina, "It is part nostalgia and here is how we do it today. We have the utmost respect for the World War II...

A member of the Army's 82nd Airborne Division Fort Bragg, North Caroli...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A member of the Army's 82nd Airborne Division Fort Bragg, North Carolina, parachutes to the ground at Charleston Air Force Base ... More

U.S. Army Air Corps SGT. Louis Sleeper (right), a World War II veteran, enjoys the air show during the Aerospace and Arizona Days Air Show at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., on April 2, 2005. He was a B-17 Flying Fortress bomber aircraft ball turret gunner from 1942-1945 and he was also a Prisoner-Of-War (POW) for six months. (U.S. Air Force PHOTO by AIRMAN 1ST Class Jesse Shipps)(Released)

U.S. Army Air Corps SGT. Louis Sleeper (right), a World War II veteran...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Davis-Monthan Air Force Base State: Arizona (AZ) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: A1C Jesse Shipps, USAF Release S... More

World War II veteran and former Army Air Corps Lieutenant Richard Hank Sciaroni stands for a photograph with Major General Paul D. Monroe, the Adjutant General and Commander of the California National Guard, SENIOR AIRMAN Brady Baumgartner, STAFF Sergeant Tana Mullens, TSgt Mike Hartberger, SENIOR AIRMAN Florintino Baccoan, MASTER Sergeant Garson Teran, all members of the Honor Guard from the 146th Airlift Wing, and United States Representative Anna G. Esho, of the 14th Congressional District, California. Monroe, the Adjutant General and Commander of the California National Guard looks on. Rep. Eshoo was instrumental in the effort to award LT. Sciaroni the Bronze Star for his actions ...

World War II veteran and former Army Air Corps Lieutenant Richard Hank...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: World War II veteran and former Army Air Corps Lieutenant Richard Hank Sciaroni stands for a photograph with Major General Paul... More

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War In...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Mr. Lorenzo Dufau (center), a World War Two (WW II) Signalman who served aboard the US Navy (USN) Destroyer, USS MASON (DE-529) talks to USN Sailors from the present day USN Arleigh Burke Class (Flight IIA): Destroyer (Aegis), USS MASON (DDG 87), in New York City during Fleet Week New York 2006 activities.Mr. Dufau was a member of the MASON during World War II, which was the first navy ship predominantly manned by black crewmembers. Fleet Week includes dozens of military demonstrations and displays throughout the week, as well as public visitation to many of the participating ships. (SUBSTANDARD)

Mr. Lorenzo Dufau (center), a World War Two (WW II) Signalman who serv...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: New York State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: JO2 David P. Coleman, USN Release Status: Released ... More

The Buckley Air Force Base Honor Guard firing line during a funeral for World War II flying ace, retired COL. John Smith Stewart at the Ft. Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Colo., on Oct. 8. 2004. (U.S. Air Force PHOTO by STAFF SGT. Anika Williams) (RELEASED)

The Buckley Air Force Base Honor Guard firing line during a funeral fo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fort Logan National Cemetery State: Colorado (CO) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Anika K Williams Release S... More

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information

Pre-WWII collection of Farm Security Administration - Office of War In...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Secretary of the Air Force (SAF) Doctor James G. Roche (right) visits with World War II era Airmen at the newly opened World War II Memorial in Washington, District of Columbia (DC). The sponsored group were with members of the Air Force Escape and Evasion Society

Secretary of the Air Force (SAF) Doctor James G. Roche (right) visits ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Jim Varhegyi, USAF Release Status: Released to Pub... More

A Buckley Air Force Base Honor Guard bugler plays taps at the funeral for World War II flying ace, retired COL. John Smith Stewart at the Ft. Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Colo., on Oct. 8. 2004. (U.S. Air Force PHOTO by STAFF SGT. Anika Williams) (RELEASED)

A Buckley Air Force Base Honor Guard bugler plays taps at the funeral ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fort Logan National Cemetery State: Colorado (CO) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Anika K Williams Release S... More

aleutian world war ii national historic area

aleutian world war ii national historic area

Al Martin in Jeep 1944. Aleutians Public domain photograph of World War Two military equipment, vehicle, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Governor of Hawaii, The Honorable Linda Lingle (foreground left), stands with other member of the official party, as they prepare to enter the ceremonial stage prior to the start of the Memorial Ceremony held to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the end of World War Two (WWII), held aboard the USS Missouri (BB 63) Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (HI)

The Governor of Hawaii, The Honorable Linda Lingle (foreground left), ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pearl Harbor State: Hawaii (HI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Justin P. Nesbitt, Usn Release Status: Relea... More

Black History Month Closing Program - HUD Black History Month Closing Program, featuring discussion of World War II Tuskegee Airmen [and appearance by unit veteran Curtis Robinson]

Black History Month Closing Program - HUD Black History Month Closing ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Event: Black History Month Closing Program Subject Description: HUD Black History Month Closing Program, featuring discussion of World War II Tuskegee Ai... More

Workers Playing Horseshoes - U.S. National Archives Public Domain photograph

Workers Playing Horseshoes - U.S. National Archives Public Domain phot...

This photograph depicts several workers playing horse shoes during their break in the World War II era. Photographs

Build for your Navy! Enlist! Carpenters, machinists, electricians etc. / / R. Muchley.

Build for your Navy! Enlist! Carpenters, machinists, electricians etc....

Poster encouraging skilled laborers to join the Seabees as part of the war effort. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).

Pearl Harbor Attack, National Memorial - Attack on Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor Attack, National Memorial - Attack on Pearl Harbor

Battleship Row - Dense smoke rises from the forward and midships portion of the USS Arizona BB-39. Just ahead of her (L-R) the sinking USS West Virginia BB-48 outboard with the slightly damaged USS Tennessee BB... More

De finländska krigsbarnen skickades från Finland till Sverige under andra världskriget. Under vinterkriget 1939-40 och fortsättningskriget 1941-44 reste 72 000 barn från Finland till Sverige. Denna bild togs i Karlstad 1941.

De finländska krigsbarnen skickades från Finland till Sverige under an...

De finländska krigsbarnen skickades från Finland till Sverige under andra världskriget. Under vinterkriget 1939-40 och fortsättningskriget 1941-44 reste 72 000 barn från Finland till Sverige. Denna bild togs i ... More

Save scrap for victory! Save metals, save paper, save rubber, save rags.

Save scrap for victory! Save metals, save paper, save rubber, save rag...

Poster for the Philadelphia Salvage Committee encouraging scrap drives to aid the war effort. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress). Approved and released by the Philadelphia Coun... More

U.S. Naval Air Station Keflavik personnel conduct a disestablishment ceremony officially ending its 45 years of operations in support of the defense of Iceland on Sept. 8, 2006. The United States has had a military presence in Iceland since 1941, and a formal defense agreement with that nation since 1951. The Navy assumed the responsibility of running the air station from the U.S. Air Force in 1961. The base acted as a platform for several operational capabilities throughout World War II, the Cold War and in the modern era. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication SPECIALIST 3rd Class Daniel E. Richardson) (Released)

U.S. Naval Air Station Keflavik personnel conduct a disestablishment c...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Keflavik Country: Iceland (ISL) Scene Camera Operator: MC3 Daniel E. Richardson, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combin... More

Wreckage of USS Arizona, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Wreckage of USS Arizona, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Image source: Official United States Navy photograph; W-PH-24-8975. Title and other information from print in lot and lot catalog card. Transfer; Unite... More

Chess Set - Public domain dedication museum photo

Chess Set - Public domain dedication museum photo

This chess set glorifies Nazi Germany’s urge to conquer. The pieces are shaped like weapons and the text in the border refers to countries occupied by Germany in 1939 and 1940. The chess set was made by a Germa... More

I pledge allegiance and silence about the war

I pledge allegiance and silence about the war

Poster promoting patriotism and suggesting that careless communication may be harmful to the war effort, showing the American flag. Date stamped on recto: Jan 21 '43. Work Projects Administration Poster Collect... More

Give 'em the old 1-2.  1-Load, 2-Unload All Cars Promptly.  Your Government says "Every hour saved in freight-car turnaround time means more cars available for the Victory parade to Tokyo and Berlin." [Media appears to be pencil.] [Fred Cooper]

Give 'em the old 1-2. 1-Load, 2-Unload All Cars Promptly. Your Gover...

Original Artwork for World War II Posters Public domain photograph of Imperial Japan, Japanese empire, during World War Two, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Good news from home.  TANKS, PLANES, GUNS, SHIPS [Steven Dohanos]

Good news from home. TANKS, PLANES, GUNS, SHIPS [Steven Dohanos]

Original Artwork for World War II Posters Public domain photograph related to World War Two, Navy ships, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Washington, D.C. International youth assembly. The delegate from Russia, Liudmila Pavlichenko, is addressing the convention

Washington, D.C. International youth assembly. The delegate from Russi...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Americanos Todas Luchemos Por La Victorica.  Americans All.  Let's Fight For Victory! Theme No. 3 (Americans All)

Americanos Todas Luchemos Por La Victorica. Americans All. Let's Fig...

Original Artwork for World War II Posters Public domain scan of American poster, advertisement, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Naval Photography School instructors at NAS Pensacola

Naval Photography School instructors at NAS Pensacola

Local call number: JJS0812..Title: Naval Photography School instructors at NAS Pensacola..Date: ca. 1942..Physical descrip: 1 photoprint - b&w - 5 x 4 in...Series Title: Joseph Janney Steinmetz Collection ( htt... More

Public Domain Images - WILLIAM E. LEW

Public Domain Images - WILLIAM E. LEW

William E. Lew - with biographical paragraphs. Artworks and Mockups for Cartoons Promoting the War Effort and Original Sketches by Charles Alston

Conversion. Hosiery factory. Looks intricate, but this contraption is an old story to this young woman employee of an Eastern hosiery plant which is now forty-percent converted to the manufacture of mosquito netting for the armed forces. These warp holders are used to determine the tensile strength of yarn and to keep it in place during machine operations. Van Raalte Company

Conversion. Hosiery factory. Looks intricate, but this contraption is ...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Annotation on negative. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. W... More

[Soldiers laying a fallen comrade into a grave.  Media: charcoal]

[Soldiers laying a fallen comrade into a grave. Media: charcoal]

Original Artwork for World War II Posters Public domain photograph of a poster, United States government propaganda, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Democratic Way of Life, Will Of A Free People.  Aggression. ([Information on side: "The Mills Of God" 3 col. Thurs Editorial) [Parks]

Democratic Way of Life, Will Of A Free People. Aggression. ([Informat...

Original Artwork for World War II Posters Public domain photograph of a poster, United States government propaganda, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Naval air base, Corpus Christi, Texas. Mounting a navy flying ship at the naval air base in Corpus Christi, Texas, a former department store girl, is one of many women who are taking over jobs to release men for military service. She is a civil service crowler in the assembly and repair department at the base

Naval air base, Corpus Christi, Texas. Mounting a navy flying ship at ...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

[Cadet Nurse with high school girl] [Victor Keppler]

[Cadet Nurse with high school girl] [Victor Keppler]

Original Artwork for World War II Posters Public domain photograph of nurses, hospital, medical care, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Scott Field, Illinois. Gas mask drill. Lieutenant Edward W. Gopp, assistant sanitation officer, demonstrating to members of the nurse corps of the Army Air Forces Technical Training Command the proper way to put on the gas mask

Scott Field, Illinois. Gas mask drill. Lieutenant Edward W. Gopp, assi...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Scott Field, Illinois. Nurses advancing through a cloud of smoke in a gas mask drill of the U.S. Army Air Forces Technical Training Command

Scott Field, Illinois. Nurses advancing through a cloud of smoke in a ...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

You ought to give us aptitude tests-I'm prob (rest of statement is missing.) [Mary Gibson]

You ought to give us aptitude tests-I'm prob (rest of statement is mis...

Original Artwork for World War II Posters Public domain photograph of a poster, United States government propaganda, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Be Wise... Be Warm Next Winter.  Order COAL Now. [Michael H. Arens]

Be Wise... Be Warm Next Winter. Order COAL Now. [Michael H. Arens]

Original Artwork for World War II Posters Public domain scan of printed advertisement, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Let Their Silence Speak Don't Talk

Let Their Silence Speak Don't Talk

Original Artwork for World War II Posters Public domain photograph of a poster, United States government propaganda, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Floatplanes in Hangar at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Bethlehem Steel Corporation]

[Floatplanes in Hangar at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Bethlehem ...

Title: [Floatplanes in Hangar at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Bethlehem Steel Corporation]..Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie ..Date: September 1942..Place: Corpus Christi, Texas..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Rich... More

[Picture of a window with a "This is A V Home" sign display] [Francis Criss]

[Picture of a window with a "This is A V Home" sign display] [Francis ...

Original Artwork for World War II Posters Public domain photograph - United States military, propaganda free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Official pictures of meeting of Stalin, Churchill, Harriman. These are the first official pictures released in the United States of the recent meetings of Premier I.V. Stalin, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics; Prime Minister Winston Churchill of Britain; and W. Averrell Harriman, representing President Roosevelt. The three men met in the middle of August, 1942, at the request of the Soviet leader, and held a series of conversations concerned with the future conduct of the war. Also present was V.M. Molotov, Peoples' Commissar for Foreign Affairs, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. The meetings lasted four days. Left to right: Churchill, Stalin, Harriman at the Kremlin, Moscow

Official pictures of meeting of Stalin, Churchill, Harriman. These are...

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