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Military Women & Men From Back Then

Here's to all of the current and former servicemen and servicewomen that have put country ahead of self. We salute you.

On this day

World War I ends

Known by many names around the world - Veterans Day, Armistice Day, Remembrance Day - we will always celebrate the end of World War I on November 11 (even if the Treaty of Versailles wasn't signed for another year)

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Blast from the past

Civil war-torn

In one of the most iconic images from the Spanish Civil War, the 17-year-old Marina Ginesta looks out from the top of a Barcelona hotel. She first learned of her globally-recognized photo 50 years later.

Photo source: Wikimedia Commons

Photomyne user photo

Cooling down in Vietnam

It gets so hot in the jungle that finding a breeze was necessary, even if you have to undress a bit to find it.

Photo source: Photomyne user James Dorriety

The way we were

Soldiers in the streets

All norms go out the window during war. It wasn't a big surprise to see soldiers in the streets, even in Australia.

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