Private Marion Pillsbury assembles a .50 caliber machine gun at a Marine Corps base in San Diego.

From: USMC Archives

"The patient’s skin is burned in a pattern corresponding to the dark portions of a kimono worn at the time of the explosion at Hiroshima."

From: The National Archives

"Where Marines go, their pin-ups go. As a landing barge approaches the Japanese held island of Tarawa, a Marine takes a last look at his good luck picture." November 1943.

From: USMC Archives

"Official photo of the recent English progress at the Western front. A well hidden trench."

From: The Dutch National Archives

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