Soldier & his English girlfriend kissing under a tree in Hyde Park. London,1944 (via)

American soldier kissing his English girlfriend on lawn in Hyde Park,1944. Photo by Ralph Morse (via)


A WWII soldiers photo-booth collection c.1942

African American men and women in service during WWll

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Londoners seek shelter during WWII in the Aldwych tube station, April 1941.Photograph by Acme News Pictures, Inc.


The personalized leather jackets of bomber crews.


Thousands of wedding rings that were removed from those in Concentration Camps.

Women workers employed by U.S. Department of Agriculture timber salvage sawmill. Ruth DeRoche and Norma Webber, 18-year-old ‘pit-women,’ relaxing after lunch.” Photo by John Collier for the Office of War Information, New Hampshire, 1943 (via)

Under the Mistletoe With Gas Masks-

Gas-masked couple kissing under a bit of mistletoe in an Auxiliary Fire Service Station in England, 1940 

USS Astoria sailors on a brief liberty at Mog Mog fleet recreation center in Ulithi Atoll. January 28th,1945 (x)

Maria Montez (in the hat) guest hosts the Miss Victory Beauty Contest held at the Victory House in Los Angeles, 1942

Actress Janet Blair preparing to strip off one of her tight sweaters to add to clothing collection drive of war relief agencies, at home. Hollywood,1945 Photo by Martha Holmes (x)

Tattooed sailor aboard the USS New Jersey (BB 62), photo by Lieutenant Commander Charles Fenno Jacobs, December 1944 (x)

Model shows off latest wide-mesh black cotton stockings w. extra pair of round garters to help prevent bagging at the knees in, in the newest fashion response by hose manufacturer to the challenge of wartime rayon restrictions.1948