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Out for an airing - Jan 12 1918 NZ Truth

Out for an airing - Jan 12 1918 NZ Truth

Self-portrait as Mars (Selbstbildnis mit Artillerie-Helm)1915. In the second year of war, he depcits himself as the God of War with angles borrowed from cubism. In this scene, death is abundant. Horses rear and flee. Buildings burst open and cities crumble. Yet Dix remains alive. Survival under such circumstances might give anyone a messiah complex.

Otto Dix -Self-portrait as Mars (Selbstbildnis mit Artillerie-Helm) 1915

Japanese soldiers stand guard over American war prisoners just before the start of the "Bataan Death March" in 1942. This photograph was stolen from the Japanese during Japan's three-year occupation. (AP Photo/U.S. Marine Corps)

Japanese soldiers stand guard over American war prisoners just before the start of the “Bataan Death March” in This photograph was stolen from the Japanese during Japan’s three-year occupation. (AP Photo/U.

Alfred Leete. Menu Design for the Artists Rifles 2nd Annual Reunion Dinner (He was the designer of the famous 'Kitchener' poster of WWI and a member of the Regiment). Mars, the God of War and Minerva the Goddess of the Arts were on the regimental badge.

Menu Design for the Artists Rifles Annual Reunion Dinner (He was the designer of the famous 'Kitchener' poster of WWI and a member of the Regiment). Mars, the God of War and Minerva the Goddess of the Arts were on the regimental badge.

The Marines Have Landed

World War II, Marines Recruiting Poster by James Montgomery Flagg, 1942

The German SS man Obersturmführer Franz Hößler faces a truck transporting prisoners from the Bergen-Belsen camp. Hößler was shot by the Allies on April 23, 1945. The camp was liberated by the Allies...

The German SS man Obersturmführer Franz Hößler faces a truck transporting prisoners from the Bergen-Belsen camp. Hößler was shot by the Allies on April The camp was liberated by the Allies.

America Calls

Food Will Win the War

"America Calls Enlist in the Navy" - To learn more, visit the World War I Posters from the Elisabeth Ball Collection in the Ball State University Digital Media Repository. All Rights Reserved.

Esta foto foi capturada em 1944, na Alemanha. Nos últimos meses da Segunda Guerra, os nazistas passaram a utilizar crianças como soldados. Este menino chegou a receber a Cruz de Ferro, uma condecoração geralmente dada por bravura. Ele deve ter matado soldados de países antinazistas.

Hitler Youth member Alfred Zech from Goldenau, Upper Silesia, Germany posing with his Iron Cross Class medal, Mar 1945

Giulio Douhet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

General Giulio Douhet was an Italian general and air power theorist. He was a key proponent of strategic bombing in aerial warfare.

"Alexander, Eisenhower and Patton in Feriana on March 17, 1943. The day that the American attack on Gafsa and El Guettar began."

British General Harold Alexander (left), commander of the new Army Group, with General Eisenhower (center) and Lt. General Patton during their first collective meeting, in Feriana, on March the day the American attack began on Gafsa and El Guettar.

Nazi Germany

Secret Documents: Nazis were working on atomic bomb and flying saucers

insignia of the ARTISTS RIFLES regiment, founded in 1860 in London as a  'Corps of Artists' -- painters, sculptors, engravers, musicians, architects, actors, and art students. They served with distinction in the Boer War and WWI. The cap badge, designed by Wyon, the Queen's medallist, consists of two heads: Mars - God of War, and Minerva - Goddess of Wisdom, was chosen to represent war and fine arts.

insignia of the ARTISTS RIFLES regiment, founded in 1860 in London as a 'Corps of Artists' -- painters, sculptors, engravers, musicians, architects, actors, and art students. They served with distinction in the Boer War and WWI. The cap badge, designed by Wyon, the Queen's medallist, consists of two heads: Mars - God of War, and Minerva - Goddess of Wisdom, was chosen to represent war and fine arts.

Otto Dix: Self-portrait as a Smoker, 1913.

huariqueje: “ Self-portrait as Smoker - Otto Dix , German, 1891 – 1969 oil on paper, x 56 cm ”

Otto Dix Painting of Flanders Field

Otto Dix was a German painter who was born in 1891 and died in He was attached to a German field artillery unit during World War I which he signed up for with some alacrity.

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