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MesRacinesFamiliales: Sabordage de Toulon 1942 : mise en ligne des photos de mon grand-père

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PEARL HARBOR, Décembre 7th, 1941

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Pearl Harbor

7 Décembre 1941, photos Développées 68 ans plus tard!


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Luftwaffe attack against London 07/09/1940

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7 September 1940 – First purposeful Luftwaffe attack against London

The Battle of Britain entered a new phase on 7th September 1940, with the Luftwaffe attacking London purposefully for the first time. The change of tactics from the Luftwaffe’s Commander-in-Chief, Hermann Göring, was the latest part of a series of retaliatory exchanges between the RAF and the Luftwaffe, in which London had first been bombed accidently, then Berlin had been attacked. The change was to prove decisive and would lead to the Luftwaffe’s defeat in the Battle of Britain.

For most of the morning and afternoon of the 7th September, Fighter Command were troubled by nothing more than a few enemy reconnaissance aircraft and a small fighter sweep across the south-east, which was left well alone in accordance with Air Vice-Marshal Park’s orders. The real action did not start until after 16.00, when several large forces of German aircraft were detected by radar, heading across the English Channel in a widely spread arc from Belgium to Cherbourg. Fighter Command No.11 Group scrambled nine squadrons to patrol above airfields and factories, assuming that these would be the targets as usual. Once the enemy formations crossed the British coastline though, all turned towards London. Realising what was happening, No.11 Group scrambled another nine squadrons and called for reinforcement from No.12 Group’s “Big Wing”  ....  7th September 72 years ago  :  DDxx♥!.

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Massive German War Plane Wreck Found - Discovery News

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Massive German War Plane Wreck FoundDiscovery NewsEmployed between 1942 and 1944, the plane, known as Messerschmitt 323 "Giant," was the largest land-based transport aircraft used in World War II.

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1914-1918 : La bataille de Verdun

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En revoyant ce documentaire, il est extraordinaire d'écouter les témoignages d'anciens combattants qui, aujourd'hui, ont dorénavant tous disparu.

 

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British WWII fighter found in Egyptian desert - CNN.com

British WWII fighter found in Egyptian desert - CNN.com | History Around the Net | Scoop.it
A Royal Air Force Kittyhawk P-40 airplane that crashed in the Egyptian desert in 1942 has been discovered by a Polish oil worker.
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BTR-40 – WalkAround

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Photographies - BTR-40 - WalkAround - The BTR-40 is a Soviet non-amphibious, wheeled armoured personnel carrier and reconnaissance vehicle...
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IJA Type 1 Fighter II NAKAJIMA Ki-43-III KOH OSCAR – Fine Molds FB3

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Model of the Fine Molds ref FB4 having as subject the IJA Type brand 1 Fighter II NAKAJIMA Ki-43-III KOH OSCAR...
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Tanks Marks I to V. – AFV Weapons 03

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The Mark I was a British tank used during the first world war. It can be considered the first operational tank in the world. The Mark I was in two distinct versions, a Male version, equipped with guns, and a Female version exclusively equipped with machine guns....

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T34/76 Mod.1943 “Formochka” w/Commander's Cupola – DML 6603

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Maquette réf 6603 de la marque DML ayant comme sujet les T34/76 Mod.1943 "Formochka" w/Commander's Cupola...
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Un trésor de la Première Guerre mondiale dans les archives de Calais

Un trésor de la Première Guerre mondiale dans les archives de Calais | History Around the Net | Scoop.it

un trésor de la Première Guerre mondiale dans les archives de Calaisnordlittoral.frLes archives municipales de Calais, ce sont près de trois kilomètres de rayonnages couverts d'actes de naissance, de mariage, de décès, de permis de...

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Colour pictures revealed of London blitz from Nazi bombers in World War II

Colour pictures revealed of London blitz from Nazi bombers in World War II | History Around the Net | Scoop.it
Powerful colour pictures that show the resilience of the British spirit throughout The Blitz have emerged to mark the 70th anniversary of Winston Churchill's 'V for Victory' campaign.

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Target London 7th September 1940

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Most historians agree that the very nature of the Battle of Britain changed on 7 September, with a shift away from the direct attack on Fighter Command's airfields and the factories which produced its aircraft. The change in targeting was driven by Goring and supported by Kesselring, who felt that the anti-airfield campaign had run its course, and that Fighter Command was finished. But Sperrle protested strongly, believing that Fighter Command probably still had a thousand aircraft left, and wished to continue to scourge the No.11 Group airfields. He was overruled.


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Simca 5 défense passive -(1940-1945)

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20110204 Paris Rétromobile - Simca 5 défense passive -(1940-1945)...

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WWII Pilot Selection Program

Air Force (Reading WWII Pilot Selection Program on Scribd http://t.co/wFhHVNX2 #readcast...)...

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La bataille d’Angleterre : l'erreur stratégique d'Hitler qui a changé le cours de la Seconde Guerre mondiale

La bataille d’Angleterre : l'erreur stratégique d'Hitler qui a changé le cours de la Seconde Guerre mondiale | History Around the Net | Scoop.it
6 septembre 1940. En riposte aux raids britanniques sur Berlin, Hitler ordonne à son aviation de bombarder les objectifs civils. Luc Mary explique comment cette erreur tactique a changé le cours de la Seconde guerre mondiale.

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B-24 Liberator heavy bombers of the USAAF, 8th Air...

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B-24 Liberator heavy bombers of the USAAF, 8th Air Force, drop bombs over coastal France consisting of German V-2 Rocket sites - 8 February 1944 (via) (B-24 Liberator heavy bombers of the USAAF, 8th Air Force, drop bombs over coastal France #WWII ...

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Visite virtuelle du musée - Le Mémorial de Caen

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Visite virtuelle de l'exposition permanente du Mémorial de Caen. Photos et vidéos.


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M3A5 Grant II – WalkAround

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M3A5 Grant II - WalkAround - The Medium Tank M3 was an American tank used during World War II...
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Pz.Kpfw.IV Ausf.B mit Gelandepflug – DML 6764

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Maquette réf 6764 de la marque DML ayant comme sujet les Panzer IV Gelandepflug...
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U.S.S. Arkansas CGN-41 – Cyber-Hobby 7124

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Maquette réf 7124 the trademark Cyber-Hobby having as subject the U.S.S.
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WWII Mosquito. Boy how lucky... - Steve's Digicams Forums

WWII Mosquito. Boy how lucky... - Steve's Digicams Forums | History Around the Net | Scoop.it
How many of us has seen a WWII Mosquito on the ground, let alone flying. Not many I'll bet... Over here it's been reported that the only flying.
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