Ben Kuroki, the only Japanese-American of the US Army to see air combat in the Pacific Theater (plus European) during World War II, flying a total of 58 combat missions during the war,  After Pearl Harbor, both Kuroki brothers denied enlistment but reapplied. By the end of the war, Kuroki had three Distinguished Flying Crosses. When asked about the prejudice that almost prevented him from service, Kuroki said: "I had to fight like hell for the right to fight for my own country."

Ben Kuroki, the only Japanese-American of the US Army to see air combat in the Pacific Theater (and the European) during World War II, flying a total of 58 combat missions during the war,

<b>When you're wasted and high, your fashion accessories are probably the least of your cares.</b> These unconstrained flower children weren't trying to make a fashion statement, and yet their common aesthetic could influence generations of festival-attending youths to come.

25 Groovy Trends Spotted From Woodstock Festival Street Style

refresh ask&faq archive theme Welcome to fy hippies! This site is obviously about hippies. There are occasions where we post things era such as the artists of the and the most famous concert in hippie history- Woodstock!

One of the earliest known photographs of a human is this self portrait taken in 1839, of young Robert Cornelius (1809-93) standing outside his family’s lamp-making shop in Philadelphia. Cornelius was an American of Dutch descent whose knowledge of metallurgical chemistry was to help in perfecting the process of silver-plating, then employed in the production of daguerreotypes.

Philadelphia, November "Robert Cornelius, self-portrait The first light-picture ever taken. this quarter-plate daguerreotype is said to be the earliest photographic portrait of a person.

CH-46 Sea Knights - used in Vietnam as medevacs and for re-supply

Sea Knights - used in Vietnam as medevacs and for re-supply ("YT" was Tail Sign for Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron - USMC)

In this March 1965 file photo, hovering U.S. Army helicopters pour machine gun fire into a tree line to cover the advance of South Vietnamese ground troops in an attack on a Viet Cong camp 18 miles north of Tay Ninh, northwest of Saigon near the Cambodian border, in Vietnam. (AP Photo/Horst Faas)

Hovering U. Army helicopters pour machine gun fire into the tree line to cover the advance of South Vietnamese ground troops in an attack on a Viet Cong camp 18 miles north of Tay Ninh, northwest of Saigon near the Cambodian border, in March 1965

1972 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography "Lone Soldier, A Shau Valley" by David Hume Kennerly, April 27, 1971

1972 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography "Lone Soldier, A Shau Valley" by David Hume Kennerly, April 1971

Kurdish freedom fighters. They are so strongest girls. Despite this I do not advocate war, either because it is. Why not instead fight to erradicate misery in the world? People spends more on guns than food. It is a very distorted view of reality.

They are so strong girls--not even women yet, in many cases--fight to preserve their lives and their families futures, which Islamic countries have been trying to decimate for centuries.

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