Soldiers sacrifice their mental health at war. Seeing all of the gruesome gore, witnessing mass deaths and being involved in stressful situations often leaves a soldier with post-traumatic stress disorder. When a soldier returns home they often cannot go back to their lives like everything is perfectly fine. They have to alter their life because of the war. War can cause men to suffer.

A shell shocked soldier in the trenches during World War One. Cover image of the book "Broken Men: Shell Shock, Treatment and Recovery in Britain, written by Fiona Reid.

St. Paul's. London. WWII

Victory: The Battle of Britain “We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets; we shall never surrender.” -Winston Churchill, St Paul's Cathedral in background, London Blitz

B17 (My Uncle was an engineer on one of these planes. Shot down. hid, POW,  freed -camp saved-sent to a "butterball" US hospital camp to recover from near starvation. {butterball may be a term our family used??} He made it home! I am getting correct info. and will repin then. He lived into his early 90's. NEVER used derogatory terms about the then enemy. A real gentleman. More asap  K)

The organised formation of the bomber planes high above ground are a completely different picture to the fire and confusion going on where the bombs hit and this is a very good example of order and disorder in war.

June 1965 — "War Is Hell"                                                                                                                                                                                 More

June 1965 — "War Is Hell" An unidentified U. Army soldier wears a hand-lettered “War Is Hell” slogan on his helmet, a phrase that became popular during the Vietnam War.

30 imagens marcantes que valem mais que 1000 palavras | Tá Bonito

30 imagens marcantes que valem mais que 1000 palavras

Russian soldiers preparing for the Battle of Kursk, July 1943 Image credits: Shirak Karapetyan-Milshtein - photograph was created in for a photo competition. It is based on archive photos from the war in Russia in

Love these black and white photos with fabric-like overlays by Guy Catling.  (Collage / Digital Art / Mixed Media )

black and white photos with fabric-like overlays by Guy Catling. (Collage / Digital Art / Mixed Media ) (What if the helmets reflected the personalities of the soldiers)

Google Image Result for http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2012/07/10/article-2171404-14002534000005DC-124_306x423.jpg

Shedding a light on the psyche of war: Zippo lighters from U.S. troops fighting in Vietnam give a unique insight into life under fire

Funny pictures about The definition of war. Oh, and cool pics about The definition of war. Also, The definition of war.

WWII German Soldier in A Gas Mask Earth, Air, Water, Fire Links to Air

WWII German Soldier in A Gas Mask. Hitler should be given credit for seeing that gas was not used during the European war due to his own disgust with chemical warfare. He had been a gas casualty during the First World War.

Milo Manara - history of mankind

brief illustrated history of mankind

24 Fascinating Photos of Amazing People Throughout History

24 Fascinating Photos of Amazing People Throughout History

A beautiful Yugoslavian partisan fighter in WWII. Beautiful and badass.

Pinterest
Search