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Photos Of WWII Hidden in a Trunk for 71 Years Japanese Kawanishi H8K seaplane after strafing. Kwajalein. Squad of Rufe's at Bougainville. These things were very nimble even with the pontoons.

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Squad of rufe s at bougainville these things were very nimble even with the pontoons

Photos Of WWII Hidden in a Trunk for 71 YearsJapanese Kawanishi H8K seaplane after strafing. Kwajalein


Squad of rufe s at bougainville these things were very nimble even with the pontoons

Squad of Rufe's at Bougainville. These things were very nimble even with the pontoons


Squad of rufe s at bougainville these things were very nimble even with the pontoons

The A6M2-N float plane version of the Zero did extremely well,suffering only a small loss in its legendary maneuverability.Top speed was not affected, however, the aircraft's relatively light armament was a detriment.


Snow on deck uss philippine sea north pacific 1945

Snow on deck. USS Philippine Sea North Pacific 1945


Harvs on the way in shot by a p 47 rare shot

HARVS on the way in shot by a P-47. Rare shot.


Deck crew climbing up to get the pilot out he did that s a fuel tank his foot is on empty

Deck crew climbing up to get the pilot out. He did. That’s a fuel tank his foot is on. Empty?


Marines disembark lst at tinian island

Marines disembark LST at Tinian Island.


Bougainville

Bougainville


Squad of rufe s at bougainville these things were very nimble even with the pontoons

Guam


Outside bastogne december 1944

Outside Bastogne (December 1944 )


German 280mm k5 firing

German 280mm K5 firing


U s munitions ship goes up during the invasion of sicily

U..S. munitions ship goes up during the invasion of Sicily.


German v1

GERMAN V1


Squad of rufe s at bougainville these things were very nimble even with the pontoons

Spitfire "tipping-off" a V1. If you've never heard of this insane tactic ...... At first V1's were shot down by gunfire.With the high risk of being blown up, some of the best pilots started tipping the V1's wing. Because of damage towing tips, they later developed a tactic of disrupting the airflow by placing their wing very close to the V1's wing,causing it to topple. Not every pilot did this. At night this was not possible, the flame from the V1 blinded the pilotto everything else, though some Mossie pilots flew past closely in front of the V1, again causing it to topple. Thethought of doing this at 450mph, 4,000 feet above the ground, at night, and being blinded gives me the willies!


Panzerkampfwagen vi e tiger

Panzerkampfwagen VI "E Tiger"


Ju 88 loading a torpedo this is one huge bomber and it s on pontoons

Ju-88 loading a torpedo. This is one HUGE bomber .. and it's on pontoons!!!


German karl mortars sebastopol

German "KARL" mortars. Sebastopol


Reloading a karl

Reloading a KARL!


Squad of rufe s at bougainville these things were very nimble even with the pontoons

BOOM!


Squad of rufe s at bougainville these things were very nimble even with the pontoons

Italian 303 Bombers over North AfricaPICTURES BELOW WERE TAKEN 69 YRS AGO & LEFT IN A BROWNIE CAMERA – REAL INTERESTING.====================================================(December 7, 1941)Isn't it amazing how a film could last so long in a camera without disintegrating?Fantastic photos taken 69 years ago. Some of you will have to go to a museum tosee what a Brownie box camera looked like.Here is a simple picture of the Brownie Box camera we are talking about....


These photos are absolutely incredible read below the first picture and at the end

These photos are absolutely incredible.....Read below, the first picture and at the end...


Squad of rufe s at bougainville these things were very nimble even with the pontoons

PHOTOS STORED IN AN OLD BROWNIE CAMERAThought you might find these photos very interesting. Amazing quality for 1941. These Pearl Harbor photos were found in an old Brownie Camera which had been stored in a foot locker and just recently taken to be developed. They are from a Sailor who was on the USS Quapaw ATF-110. PEARL HARBOR – December 7th, 1941.


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Share this with all ages the elderly will remember the young should be awed

Share this with ALL ages... The elderly will remember – the young should be awed.


Squad of rufe s at bougainville these things were very nimble even with the pontoons

  • Words of wisdom we all should take this on board.

  • War is the last resort and has a lasting affect on the world.

  • Last but not least the most affect by war are the innocent.


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