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  1. CAC

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    Concorde maiden flight 1969

    This picture has an edit in it…anyone guess what?
     
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    More like Mel Gibson
     
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    Heinrich Himmler looks at a young Soviet prisoner during an official visit to a prisoner-of-war camp in the vicinity of Minsk. —US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, MD

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    Heinrich Himmler, head of the SS, speaks to an inmate of the Dachau concentration camp during an official inspection. Dachau, Germany, May 8, 1936.


     
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    USS Pennsylvania moving into Lingayen Gulf in January 1944 leading a column of battleships and cruisers.
     
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    upload_2021-9-6_18-59-33.png USS Idaho 1942
     
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    Finnish troops in the destroyed town of Rovaniemi during Lappland war 1944-45.

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    During the Lapland War, German army under the command of General Lothar Rendulich used the tactics of the scorched earth. In Lapland, 30% of the buildings were destroyed, and the city of Rovaniemi, the birthplace of Finnish Santa Claus – Joulupukki, was destroyed to its foundations. About 100 00 civilians have become refugees.

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    Finnish infantrymen in the town of Tornio, Finland, in battle against their former ally – the Nazi Wehrmacht – during the Lapland War.

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    The Finns celebrate after the Germans have been forced out of Finland.
     
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    Looks to me everyone is looking ahead of it, not at it ??
     
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    Well spotted...A Canberra chaperone...

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    No wonder I couldn't see it :: Stealth mode activated :eek:
     
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    U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor and F-35A Lightning II fly in formation with the XQ-58A Valkyrie low-cost unmanned aerial vehicle over the U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground testing range, Ariz., during a series of tests.
     
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    The Finnish Navy in the Winter War......

    Our subs together...

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    Thanx Half Track!!!
     
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    1942 Ladoga and Finnish E-boats guarding the lake area.

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    Italian MAS torpedo boats in the Ladoga area as well.

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    Finnish E-boats going hunting.....
     
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    There were also German AA gunships cruising the Ladoga lake. I guess they had some kinda escort as they only had AA weaponry.
     
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    The American ship Robert Rowan explodes after being attacked by a German bomber off the coast of Gela, Sicily on July 11, 1943

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    Māori soldiers from New Zealand perform a traditional war cry known as a haka in Helwan, Egypt, June 1941.

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    as bad ass as it gets…
     
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    For some reason I thought you'd like that one :D
     
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