Thread: WW2 photos merge
#1 WW2 photos merge03-14-2010, 07:05 PM
Normandy 1944 - Then and Now
CAEN Sherman tanks of the Sherbrooke Fusiliers advancing into Caen. 10 July 1944. (Photo : Harold G. Aikman / Library and Archives Canada / PA-162667)
Leningrad Siege: Now and Then
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03-15-2010, 12:04 AM
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Nice. I looked at 'em all. Amazing how you can recognize the spot or the building in them. Then and now. Really interesting.Hey careful man! There's a beverage here!
03-15-2010, 09:21 AM
I know a German on a WW2 forum that has some of the best ive ever seen. his dad was killed in the warLiberals: Obama's useful Idiots
03-29-2010, 09:48 PM
Kind of puts things in perspective. How an entire continent was able to put itself back together.Deplorably Proud To Be An American
03-29-2010, 11:03 PM
Fascinating! Thanks for posting those, namvet.Can anyone tell me the purpose of the sort of step concave forming of the concrete around the front of this gun bunker? Is it some kind of sound reducing design to muffle the percussion when the gun fires?
"The efforts of the government alone will never be enough. In the end the people must choose and the people must help themselves" ~ JFK; from his famous inauguration speech (What Democrats sounded like before today's neo-Liberals hijacked that party)
03-30-2010, 12:19 AM
He's right. Stepped embrasures are designed to deflect rounds in a manner that minimizes ricochets.
(Mr. Snaps is quite the WWII buff. ;))
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