Oscar Blaxland

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Carl Tanzler & Elena Hoyos. Carl was a radiologist who met Elena in 1930 before she was diagnosed with tuberculosis. He became infatuated with the pretty young Cuban & attempted to cure her. Alas, she died a year later. Proving that love has no bounds, Carl stole her corpse after her burial & brought her to his home. He attached the rotting body together with wire, silk, wax & plaster and kept her in his bed... for 7 years. Carl would administer his sweet loving via a strategically placed…

Carl Tanzler was a radiologist in Key West, Florida who developed a morbid obsession for Elena Milagro Hoyos She was one of his patients, and she died from tuberculosis in With her.

Ahmet Ali Çelikten (1883 – 1969) was one of only two known black combat pilots in World War I.

WORLD’S FIRST BLACK PILOT: Ahmet Ali Çelikten While many black people were still being treated as slaves or worse, Ottoman Muslim Air Forces member Ahmet Ali Efendi was the first black pilot of the world.

1945 - Captain J. McMahon, of the U.S. 9th Army, carrying a child over a bombed bridge at the River Elbe, Tangemunde. The bridge was blown up by retreating German troops.

WWI US Army Soldier Carries Child over Bombed River Elbe Bridge. Captain J McMahon, of the U. Army, carrying a child over a bombed bridge at the River Elbe, Tangemunde. The bridge was blown up by retreating German troops.

"Stoic Japanese orphan, standing at attention having brought his dead younger brother to a cremation pyre. Nagasaki." Joe O’Donnell. 1945...

Real-life Grave of the Fireflies: Stoic Japanese orphan, standing at attention having brought his dead younger brother to a cremation pyre, Nagasaki, by American photographer, Joe O’Donnell 1945 (One of the many sad things about war.

During WW2 the US continued fielding horse cavalry units and practice training.The last horse Army cavalry charge took place against Japanese forces during fighting in Bataan in the village of Morong on 16 Jan 1942, by the 26th Cavalry Regiment of the Philippine Scouts.

During the US continued fielding horse cavalry units and practice training.The last horse Army cavalry charge took place against Japanese forces during fighting in Bataan in the village of Morong on 16 Jan by the Cavalry Regiment of the Philippine Scouts.

General Douglas McArthur

Pinner says: Gen Douglas MacArthur roars orders from the bridge of a Flagship USS Mount McKinley during an assault on the Inchon beachheads during the Korean War 1950

Caption: "U.S Navy sailors bury comrades at sea following two Japanese kamikaze strikes aboard the USS Intrepid (CV-11), an Essex-class aircraft carrier. On 25 November 1944..... two kamikazes crashed into the carrier killing six officers and fifty-nine crew.... Near the Philippines, en route to San Francisco, California, U.S.A. 26 November 1944. Image take by Barrett Gallagher."

"Burial at sea for the officers and men of the USS Intrepid who lost their lives when the carrier was hit by Japanese bombs during operations in the Philippines." By Lt. Barrett Gallagher, November 1944 Visions of a World Lost