The picture shows a woman bidding her boyfriend goodbye, as he leaves to fight in World War I. It is not known whether he returned safely after the war. It was on this day (August in the year 1914 that Britain declared war on Germany
“The dead German soldier in this June 1944 photo was one of the "last stand” defenders of German-held Cherbourg. Captain Earl Topley, right, who led one of the first American units into the city on June said the German had killed three of his.