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Charles Nungesser, French WW1 Ace with his medals and his Nieuport 17 plane. He holds the record for the most decorated Croix de Guerre medal, with 28 palms and two stars, in...

Charles Nungesser, French Ace with his medals and his Nieuport 17 plane. He holds the record for the most decorated Croix de Guerre medal, with 28 palms and two stars, in.

The Battle of Jutland - 31st of May 1916. Damage to the deck of HMS CHESTER sustained during the battle of Jutland. Several sailors can be seen on deck including one bending down to inspect the hole. Boy (1st Class) Jack Travers Cornwell was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross for remaining at the forward gun on board the cruiser. The ship was badly shelled by four German cruisers and Cornwell's position was hit four times, killing all the crew apart from Cornwell.

SP Damage to the deck of HMS CHESTER sustained during the battle of Jutland. Several sailors can be seen on deck including one bending down to inspect the hole

Wilhelm II or William II was the last German Emperor and King of Prussia, ruling the German Empire and the Kingdom of Prussia from 15 June 1888 to 9 November 1918.

:: Kaiser Bill : Wilhelm II or William II was the last German Emperor and King of Prussia, ruling the German Empire and the Kingdom of Prussia from 15 June 1888 to 9 November 1918 ::

Paris, 6 août 1914. Soldiers of the 5th Infantry Regiment ("Fearless Navarre") It is part of the 12th Infantry Brigade, 6th Infantry Division, 3rd Army Corps., waiting to depart from Paris to the Western Front. 6th August 1914. The 5th Regiments first action was at the Battle of Charleroi, 21st-24th August 1914. (Colorised by Luc Heinrich from France)

Soldiers of the Infantry Regiment ("Fearless Navarre") It is part of the Infantry Brigade, Infantry Division, Army Corps., waiting to depart from Paris to the Western Front.

Marshal Foch and General Sir Wiliam Roberton bidding adieu at Cologne Station [picture]. [ca. 1918].

Marshal Foch and General Sir Wiliam Roberton bidding adieu at Cologne Station [picture].

British soldiers eating hot rations in the Ancre Valley during the Battle of the Somme, October 1916.  Colorized by Benjamin Thomas.

Harry's life along the Somme: British soldiers eating hot rations in the Ancre Valley during the Battle of the Somme, October Colorized by Benjamin Thomas.