Even for the youngest of us, World War II’s resonance has not finished affecting our collective psyche. For Millennials, many of our grandparents fought or nursed during the Second World War. In those cases, we have pictures of our ancestors in uniform. Here are 21 photographs from World War II that will likely affect you, no matter what age you are.
Here, an American soldier has found the grave of an unknown U.S. Soldier. The enemy buried the body before retreating. The first American soldier to find the grave decorated it with ferns and mortar shells.