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  • AMERICAN SWING BANDS

    AMERICAN SWING BANDS

    part of "AMERICAN (US) EMBASSY SECOND WORLD WAR PHOTOGRAPH LIBRARY: CLASSIFIED PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs)

    Benny Goodman and his orchestra, one of the most popular of US swing bands. Goodman plays the clarinet and his renditions of classics swung in the modern rhythm are famous. He has also given serious concerts in Carnegie Hall, the goal of all musicians in...

  • THE CENTRAL PACIFIC FRONT 1943-1945

    THE CENTRAL PACIFIC FRONT 1943-1945

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    Okinawa, April - June 1945: American Marines advance towards a Japanese army barracks in Shuri in the south of Okinawa.

  • THE CENTRAL PACIFIC FRONT 1943-1945

    THE CENTRAL PACIFIC FRONT 1943-1945

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    The Battle of the Philippine Sea - "The Great Marianas Turkey Shoot" 19 - 20 June 1944: The American aircraft carrier ENTERPRISE, flagship of TG58-3 at the Battle of the Philippine Sea.

  • THE CAPTURE OF NORDHAUSEN V-BOMB CAMP, APRIL 1945

    THE CAPTURE OF NORDHAUSEN V-BOMB CAMP, APRIL 1945

    part of "AMERICAN (US) EMBASSY SECOND WORLD WAR PHOTOGRAPH LIBRARY: CLASSIFIED PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: US Air Force Official Photographer

    Rows and rows of dead bodies lie on the ground after the liberation of the slave camp at the Nordhausen V-weapon plant. Several American soldiers can be seen in the background.

  • THE SOUTH WEST PACIFIC FRONT 1943 - 1945

    THE SOUTH WEST PACIFIC FRONT 1943 - 1945

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    The Capture of New Britain, December 1943 - May 1944: US troops 'dig in' after the landing on Los Negros.

  • THE ARDENNES OFFENSIVE 16 DECEMBER 1944 - 28 JANUARY 1945

    THE ARDENNES OFFENSIVE 16 DECEMBER 1944 - 28 JANUARY 1945

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    The German Counter Offensive 16-22 December 1944: Two American soldiers, Thomas Richardson and G Leach, examining a German parachute found in the forest. The Germans hoped to spread confusion by infiltrating small groups of specially-trained English...

  • THE SOUTH WEST PACIFIC FRONT 1943 - 1945

    THE SOUTH WEST PACIFIC FRONT 1943 - 1945

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    The Capture of New Britain, December 1943 - May 1944: Japanese shipping under air attack in Rabaul harbour. Rabaul possesses one of the finest natural anchorages in the world.

  • THE ALLIED CAMPAIGN IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE, 6 JUNE 1944 - 7 MAY 1945

    THE ALLIED CAMPAIGN IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE, 6 JUNE 1944 - 7 MAY 1945

    part of "AMERICAN (US) EMBASSY SECOND WORLD WAR PHOTOGRAPH LIBRARY: CLASSIFIED PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: United States Army Signal Corps photographer

    Personalities: Lieutenant General Omar Bradley, commanding officer of the US 1st Army during the Normandy Landings and promoted in August 1944 to command the newly created US 12th Army Group. Photographed in his trailer at his headquarters in France.

  • OPERATION OVERLORD (THE NORMANDY LANDINGS): D-DAY 6 JUNE 1944

    OPERATION OVERLORD (THE NORMANDY LANDINGS): D-DAY 6 JUNE 1944

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  • THE BATTLE OF STALINGRAD

    THE BATTLE OF STALINGRAD

    part of "AMERICAN (US) EMBASSY SECOND WORLD WAR PHOTOGRAPH LIBRARY: CLASSIFIED PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs)

    Two civilian women walk across a deserted square in the ruins of Stalingrad.

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