Dogs Of War
Two Airedale terriers at Lt. Colonel E. H. Richardson's canine training camp in Woking, Surrey, during World War II, 16th October 1939. One dog wears a special gas mask and the other carries rations for a wounded soldier. (Photo by Fox Photos/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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Kick Kennedy wearing an American Red Cross uniform in London, c.1943 (b/w photo)
3474056 Kick Kennedy wearing an American Red Cross uniform in London, c.1943 (b/w photo)
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Wife of Major William John Robert 'Billy' Cavendish, Marquess of Hartington (1917-44) English politician and soldier. He was the elder son of Edward Cavendish, 10th Duke of Devonshire.); © Devonshire Collection, Chatsworth; Reproduced by permission of Chatsworth Settlement Trustees; out of copyright.
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Alexander Yakovlev, aircraft designer
Alexander Sergeyevich Yakovlev (1906-1989), Soviet aircraft designer, in military uniform and holding an aircraft model. In 1932, Yakovlev founded what became the the Yakovlev design bureau. Between 1940 and 1946, as a minister in the aviation industry, he was close to Stalin and influential in deciding which designs would be accepted. He received numerous awards, including ten Orders of Lenin, and seven State Prizes of the USSR. He is seen here in his uniform as Major General of the Soviet Engineering and Technical Service. Photographed in Moscow, Russia, in 1943.
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