retrohead:

The Philippine Civic Action Group-Vietnam, a small and relatively unknown ally during the war in Vietnam, provided medical assistance to South Vietnam during their deployment from 1964 until 1968. Prior to the war, the Philippines also provided medical assistance during operation Brotherhood in 1953.
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retrohead:

The Philippine Civic Action Group-Vietnam, a small and relatively unknown ally during the war in Vietnam, provided medical assistance to South Vietnam during their deployment from 1964 until 1968. Prior to the war, the Philippines also provided medical assistance during operation Brotherhood in 1953.

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reparations:

DRK Nurse.

reparations:

DRK Nurse.

missarolp:

A little girl, wounded after a German V-1 cruise bomb hit her house, is evacuated by an air raid warden. London, June 23, 1944. 

missarolp:

A little girl, wounded after a German V-1 cruise bomb hit her house, is evacuated by an air raid warden. London, June 23, 1944. 

collectivehistory:

Dogs wearing pigeon carrying equipment at the Western Front, ca. 1916-1918 (IWM) 

collectivehistory:

Dogs wearing pigeon carrying equipment at the Western Front, ca. 1916-1918 (IWM

derwolfsmantel:

Medics of the 10th Mountain Division treat an unidentified American soldier, wounded in the mouth, during the 5th Army’s push for Bologna, Italy. (via)

derwolfsmantel:

Medics of the 10th Mountain Division treat an unidentified American soldier, wounded in the mouth, during the 5th Army’s push for Bologna, Italy. (via)

natgeofound:

A WWI allied soldier bandages the paw of a Red Cross working dog in Flanders, Belgium, May 1917.
We want to hear your dog stories - how Devoted is your dog? Tell us on National Geographic Your Shot. Photograph by Harriet Chalmers Adams, National Geographic

natgeofound:

A WWI allied soldier bandages the paw of a Red Cross working dog in Flanders, Belgium, May 1917.

We want to hear your dog stories - how Devoted is your dog? Tell us on National Geographic Your Shot. Photograph by Harriet Chalmers Adams, National Geographic

They were having to deal with the horrible injuries, the pain, the death, and the frustration of not having the necessary supplies or facilities that could many times mean the difference between life and death on a daily basis. There was, for them, no escaping the nightmares of our new reality. Surely the sights, sounds, and the stench of sickness and death would follow these men for the rest of their lives. Despite this, they performed the best they could and gave it their all.
Sgt Don Zobel of the 1st Marine Division on the Navy Corpsmen who were with them on Guadalcanal (via demons)
ppsh-41:

German medic bandaging a Red Army solider in Titovka on 29 June, 1941.

ppsh-41:

German medic bandaging a Red Army solider in Titovka on 29 June, 1941.

demons:

A Dutch physician showing the USSR representatives the skull of a Red Army POW who had been executed at the Amersfoort concentration camp, 29 Nov 1945

demons:

A Dutch physician showing the USSR representatives the skull of a Red Army POW who had been executed at the Amersfoort concentration camp, 29 Nov 1945

sovietpartisans:

November 1942, surgeon during an operation.

sovietpartisans:

November 1942, surgeon during an operation.