17 cm Kanone 18 in Mörserlafette (On a Mortar Carriage) was a heavy howitzer built off of the carriage of the 21 cm Mörser 18, and originally intended as a replacement, although it never really supplanted its predecessor.
Okinawa, April - June 1945: An American Marine dashes for cover on Okinawa. [x]
Afrika Korps Pz.Kpfw.III Ausf.G in Egypt
Exhausted U.S. Marines sprawl on the beach while waiting for landing craft to take them off Guadalcanal following four months of fighting the Japanese. Guadalcanal, 1942
Sailors of the USS Hancock (CV-19) dousing flames after a successful Japanese Kamikaze attack. April 1, 1945.
Monday, December 25, 1944
Soviet soldiers capturing the Reichstag