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World War 2, Trolley Missions

We remember the World War II this week on September 1st , when Germans started the invasion of Poland in 1939 – 70th anniversary. I also wanted to post about aerial photographies and I have found the Trolley Missions from allies.
The “Trolley Missions” began a few days before the war actually ended, but only over [...]

The Dom Cathedral (Kölner Dom) in Cologne, Germany WWII, May 10th, 1945.
The Dom Cathedral (Kölner Dom) in Cologne, Germany WWII, May 10th, 1945. "Trolley Missions"...Kölner Dom in Köln, Deutschland WWII, 10. Mai 1945. "Trolley-Missionen" Credit David C. Foster
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World War I 95th anniversary. The Great War on the ground

Lost song by Ólafur Arnalds
Second and last post dedicated to the 95th anniversary of the start of this war that has not ended all wars, the first post was about The Great War by air and sea.
The flames of war were fanned with the assassination of Arch Duke Ferdinand in Sarajevo - June 28th of [...]

World War I time lapse map.
World War I time lapse map. Credit Wikimedia Commons
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World War I 95th anniversary. The Great War by air and sea

Music: Evil Plan by Kevin MacLeod
World War I (initialized as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, and the War to End All Wars, was a global military conflict (28 June 1914 – 11 November 1918) that embroiled most of the world’s great powers, assembled in two opposing alliances: [...]

Giant listening horns used to listen for approaching aircraft during WWI. Image on display at the Science Museum of the National Academy of Sciences in Washington DC.
Giant listening horns used to listen for approaching aircraft during WWI. Image on display at the Science Museum of the National Academy of Sciences in Washington DC. Credit Curious Expeditions
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