First Division Marines push northward out of Hongchon on March 16, 1951, along a winding road on the central Korean front Allied troops were being stopped by Communists holding well dug-in positions on hills northeast of Hongchon an overlooking a vital road junction. (AP Photo/Jim Pringle)
***** Airborne Operation during Korean War.***** During Korea War, US 187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team had 2 paratrooper operation during Korean War.(Google & Young Ki Moon) 1) Sukchon &Sunchon operation.(Oct.20,1950) Photo 1--- 187-troops waiting at Kimpo airfield,Korea. Photo 2--- N.Koreans just watching numerous parachutes on air.
1st Marine Division - Chosin Few - 1950 Marines Take a Break on the Breakout These young heroes can still give a smile for the camera. Try lugging that mortar base and tube in temperatures of -45 degrees F.
'Human excrement was piled up waist-high': Full horror of Stalingrad revealed for first time as interviews with Russian soldiers finally see the light of day
German prisoners of war captured by the Russians march in a long line winding over a hill toward a prison camp near Stalingrad in January 1943. Of the 110,000 German soldiers who surrendered at Stalingrad, 1/2 would die within a month and only 5000 would make it home, in 1955. They were forced to walk 2000 miles to freedom.
American tanks of the Army 7th Division using specially equipped flame throwers to burn Japanese defenders out of their caves and pillboxes, Okinawa, 1945. Read more: ‘Fury’ in the Real World: Photos of Tank Warfare in World War II | LIFE.com http://life.time.com/history/fury-reality-of-tank-warfare-wwii-photos/#ixzz3HHO7uAky