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World War 2, the most widespread war in history, involved over 30 countries and 100 million people.

Officially lasting from 1939 through 1945, World War II was a global war pitting the Axis against the Allies. It is estimated that between 50 million to 85 million people were killed worldwide, making it the most deadly conflict in human history.

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Please help ID. this photo of a man of WWII? From Galena, Kansas area even... more
Shared on Oct 28, 2015 by
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Taken at Camp Robinson, in Arkansas United States in .
A photo of WWII B Company, 366th MED (Medical?) BN (Battalion?), Panther... more
Shared on Oct 23, 2015 by
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A photo of my grandfather, Elmer Szafranski, who is the 4th man from the... more
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Shared on Oct 13, 2015 by
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Taken in .
A photo of Ralph Baverstock (grandad) and his pals: 6 men of the 2nd... more
Shared on Aug 5, 2015 by
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A photo of Ivor Maurice Jones
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Ivor Maurice Jones
May 13, 1907 - Oct 21, 1944
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A photo of Capt Raymond Browne, Goorkha Rifles. Known as "Duggie" and had... more
Shared on Feb 25, 2015 by
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B25 Mitchell Bomber - Plane John E Grady, Papa Jack, co-piloted. His plane... more
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John E Grady
Feb 17, 1920 - Mar 8, 2004
Lombard, IL
Shared on Nov 11, 2014 by
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Taken in Riga, Latvia.
Raize was a week shy of her 8th birthday when she was sadly murdered during... more
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Raize Haitov
Dec 15, 1933 - Dec 8, 1941
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Taken in .
A photo of Warren S. Van Kleeck wearing his Army uniform in World War II.
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Warren S. Van Kleeck
Age: 18
Oct 30, 1925 - Jan 9, 2009
Shared on Aug 3 by
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A photo of Warren Lee Lewis, WWII, USNavy, NAS Jacksonville, FL
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Warren Lee Lewis
Oct 3, 1920 - May 24, 1999
Orange Springs, FL
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Taken at Bangka Island, in Bangka Belitung Islands Indonesia in .
A photo of WWII Nurse Vivian Bullwinkle. Escaping Singapore on 12th Feb... more
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Vivian Bullwinkle
Dec 18, 1915 - Jul 3, 2000
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A photo of Harold Nigel Egerton Salmon's buddies in plane
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Harold Nigel Egerton Salmon
around 1907 - Dec 6, 1943
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A photo of an unknown corporal in World War II South Pacific
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Taken in .
A photo of Mary Jane Collins (1919 -- 1969) who enlisted in the Navy WAVES in... more
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A photo of Arakal R. Israelian in EU theater, WWII
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Arakal R Israelian
Age: 25
Born: around 1918
MA, United States
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Taken in .
A photo of Rudolph Blitz, twin to Leo Blitz. One of the family's stories was... more
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Taken in .
A photo of Leo Blitz, one of a pair of twins who died aboard the USS... more
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Leo Blitz
Apr 9, 1921 - Dec 7, 1941
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A photo of Hazel Ying Lee (Chinese: 李月英), First Chinese-American Pilot.... more
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Hazel Ying Lee
Aug 24, 1912 - Nov 25, 1944
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A photo of Saturnino Viana
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Saturnino Viana
Feb 5, 1919 - May 28, 2002
Lakeland, FL
Shared on Jan 5 by
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Taken in .
A photo of future U.S. President George Herbert Walker Bush, a Navy pilot in... more
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George Herbert Walker Bush
Age: 18
Jun 12, 1924 - Nov 30, 2018
Shared on Nov 30, 2018 by
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Taken in .
A photo of my father, Charles P Vera, age 19. I believe he sent this photo... more
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Charles P Vera
Age: 19
Jan 13, 1924 - Feb 12, 1979
Lansdale, PA, United States
Shared on Nov 26, 2018 by
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A photo of Tia Sialoi with his great friend, Ken Marshall on USS Caliente... more
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Tia Sialoi
Jun 7, 1925 - Jun 12, 1999
Nuuuli, AS
Shared on Nov 17, 2018 by
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Found in a book at the Salvation Army Thrift Store in Visalia CA in 1986. No... more
Shared on Aug 28, 2018 by
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Taken in .
A photo of Francis Poe Boyce, WWII, in his uniform.
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Francis Poe Boyce
Nov 8, 1909 - May 11, 1988
Memphis, TN
Shared on Jul 13, 2018 by
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A photo of Sabu Dastagir with Eleanor Roosevelt - he was a war hero too in WWII.
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Anna Eleanor Roosevelt
Oct 11, 1884 - Nov 7, 1962
Sabu Dastagir
Jan 27, 1924 - December 1963
Shared on Jul 8, 2018 by
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Taken at Somewhere in the Pacific..., in .
A photo of Lft-Rght: Bud Confer, Vincent Lando, and Walter Dojka aboard the... more
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Shared on Jun 8, 2018 by
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A photo of Victor A Marasti
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Victor A Marasti
Aug 9, 1918 - May 2, 2001
Benld, IL, United States
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