Troops of the Polish Independent Carpathian Rifles Brigade in a Bren machine gun post. Servicemen of the Brigade distinguished themselves during the Siege of Tobruk and earned a nickname of 'the Rats of Tobruk'.
The Greater Germany (Großdeutschland) Division was an élite German Army (Heer) combat unit which saw action during World War II. It was the premier division of the German Army.
21 Aug 1944. B-26 Marauder of the 12th AF, 42nd Bomb Division loses its right engine after a direct flak hit. Moments after the picture was taken the stricken bomber crashed.