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Patryk Nieczarowski - great reproduction of the 13th century Hof kettle hat.

Patryk Nieczarowski - great reproduction of the 13th century Hof kettle hat.

M109 155mm SP Howitzer

M109 155mm SP Howitzer

Colour plate.....2nd Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) 1900

Colour plate.....2nd Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) 1900

Blücher - Oscarsborg Fortress & Blücher Wreck Site Today

Blücher - Oscarsborg Fortress & Blücher Wreck Site Today

Blücher - Oscarsborg Fortress & Blücher Wreck Site Today

Blücher - Oscarsborg Fortress & Blücher Wreck Site Today

El-Adem Sector, Tobruk, Lybia, August 27, 1941. Men of D Company, 2/17th Infantry Battalion using a captured Italian field gun to send 75mm shells back to their former owners. They were known as the “Bush Artillery” because they were converted infantrymen using captured guns. They came to symbolize the desperate courage, and the resolve of Tobruk’s defenders during the siege of 41.

El-Adem Sector, Tobruk, Lybia, August 27, 1941. Men of D Company, 2/17th Infantry Battalion using a captured Italian field gun to send 75mm shells back to their former owners. They were known as the “Bush Artillery” because they were converted infantrymen using captured guns. They came to symbolize the desperate courage, and the resolve of Tobruk’s defenders during the siege of 41.

An Italian 75-mm field gun, point upwards so that it can be used as an anti-aircraft gun

An Italian 75-mm field gun, point upwards so that it can be used as an anti-aircraft gun

77mm Feldkanone 16. El 77mm Feldkanone 16 se introdujo en 1916 y poseia un barril más largo que le proporcionaba mayor alcanze que el anterior cañon de 1896 77mm fabricado por Krupp, aunque ambos permanecieron en servicio durante la Gran Guerra. Más en www.elgrancapitan.org/foro

77mm Feldkanone 16. El 77mm Feldkanone 16 se introdujo en 1916 y poseia un barril más largo que le proporcionaba mayor alcanze que el anterior cañon de 1896 77mm fabricado por Krupp, aunque ambos permanecieron en servicio durante la Gran Guerra. Más en www.elgrancapitan.org/foro

40 mm Anti-Aircraft gun aboard the USS Bowfin (SS-287).

Touring US Navy Warships

40 mm Anti-Aircraft gun aboard the USS Bowfin (SS-287).

<p>A 400 mm shell during the Battle of the Somme, 1916. (Photo: Photo12/UIG/Getty Images) </p>

100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme

<p>A 400 mm shell during the Battle of the Somme, 1916. (Photo: Photo12/UIG/Getty Images) </p>

"A tank-artillery team stands on alert. This kind of unit -- a 105mm. howitzer mounted on a half-track -- has proved a 'winning combination,' according to Army experts, in ground warfare in Tunisia."

LIFE in WWII: Rare and Classic Photos From North Africa, 1943

"A tank-artillery team stands on alert. This kind of unit -- a 105mm. howitzer mounted on a half-track -- has proved a 'winning combination,' according to Army experts, in ground warfare in Tunisia."

HMS Niobe was a ship of the Diadem-class of protected cruiser in the Royal Navy. She served in the Boer War and was then given to Canada as the second ship of the then newly created Royal Canadian Navy as HMCS Niobe.

HMS Niobe was a ship of the Diadem-class of protected cruiser in the Royal Navy. She served in the Boer War and was then given to Canada as the second ship of the then newly created Royal Canadian Navy as HMCS Niobe.

42 Messerschmitt Bf109

42 Messerschmitt Bf109

2 pdr Royal Navy "pom poms" anti-aircraft gun - Eight barrelled mounting - Used on Battleships

2 pdr Royal Navy "pom poms" anti-aircraft gun - Eight barrelled mounting - Used on Battleships

Ordnancemen place arming wires on 100-pound bombs mounted onto the wing of an F4U-4 Corsair on board the aircraft carrier USS Boxer (ca. 1950).

Ordnancemen place arming wires on 100-pound bombs mounted onto the wing of an F4U-4 Corsair on board the aircraft carrier USS Boxer (ca. 1950).

Hollywood director Oliver Stone says he has ‘disturbing facts’ about WWII atomic bombing - http://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/hollywood-director-oliver-stone-says-he-has-disturbing-facts-about-wwii-atomic-bombing.html

Hollywood director Oliver Stone says he has ‘disturbing facts’ about WWII atomic bombing - http://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/hollywood-director-oliver-stone-says-he-has-disturbing-facts-about-wwii-atomic-bombing.html