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World War II Pictures

Welcome to History Link 101's World War II Picture Page.  History Link 101 is a site developed for World History Classes, by a World History Teacher.     


new  Purchase Picture Files of World War II
From History Photo 101

also new:

Color World War II Pictures 
Over 2,000 Pictures Royalty Free


Air Force

American Planes

Planes of World War II Pictures - New - From History Link 101.  Over 250 Royalty Free World War II Pictures.
        Visual = 5  Content = 4    W4000

Color Images of World War II Planes -New- From History Link 101.  15 Categories of World War II plane pictures all royalty free.  Includes fighters, bombers, pilots, maintenance and more.
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USSAF Resource Center Images of  fighters and bombers - many of them used in World War II.
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British Planes

British Aviation Resource Center Images of fighters and bombers used by Britain in World War II.
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German Planes

The Luftwaffe Site in German - but does have option to navigate site in English (click on "English" upper right side)  Nice collection of pictures and diagrams.  Even better if you can read German. 
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Luftwaffe Resource Center Images of fighters and bombers used by Germany in World War II.
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Japanese Planes

Japanese Aviation Resource Center Images of fighters and bombers used by Japan in World War II.
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World War II Pictures of Aircraft Data base of Aircraft.  Select a search and click on query to see selections.  Pictures are usually below plane specifications.
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Classic Combat Aircraft Pictures Organized by country.
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Color Naval Images collection from the National Archives which when complete will be well over 10,000 color images from the National Archives.
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Naval Submarines collection of over 800 images of World II and pre-World War II Submarines.
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Photos of the Battleship Bismarck Over 50 black and white photos.
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Pictures of the Battleship North Carolina  Over 100 royalty free images. 
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Royalty Free Images of Pearl Harbor Attack  Pictures of the attack all royalty free for educators.
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Photo Archive of Pearl Harbor Photos before attack, from Japanese, from Americans and after attacks.
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NavSource Naval History Archive Largest collection of photos of U.S. Navy ships on the Internet.
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Pictures of Sub Being Attacked 22 images including survivor interrogations.
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Naval Source Naval History Very large collection of images of ships from World War II.
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Japanese War Ships Very large collect. Click different links to view battleships, aircraft carriers and much more.
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Army and Tanks        

Color Images of Tanks From History Link 101. All Royalty Free images of tanks and armored vehicles.  
        Visual = 5  Content = 5  W4200

Third Infantry Division Over 35 pages of World War II pictures.  Includes pictures from the Holocaust.
        Visual = 5 Content = 3    W4210

Images of Army Units Over 100 pictures toward bottom of pages in thumbnail form. Click on the pictures for larger image.  
        Visual = 5  Content = N/A W4220 

German Infantry Equipment  and Weapons Photos with explanations.
        Visual = 5 Content = 4    W4230

Color Artillery Images From History Link 101.  Three pages of Royalty Free images of artillery.
        Visual = 5 Content = 5   W4240



World War II Poster Art 14 posters.
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Posters of World War II Collection of 405 posters with captions by Northwest University.
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Photos of Battles

Battle of the Bulge Over seventy images with descriptions.
        Visual = 5  Content = 3   W4280

D-Day in Pictures Large collection of royalty free images of the landing at D-day.
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D-Day Slide show By Google Cultural Institute.
        Visual = 5  Content = 5   W4300

Marines in the Pacific Very large collection of royalty free images of the major battles the Marines were engaged in.
        Visual =5  Content =5  W4310

War in the Pacific 50 pictures with captions.
        Visual = 5 Content = 3    W4320

Images of Pearl Harbor From the Naval Historical Center.
        Visual = 5 Content = 3    W4330

Air Raid on Pearl Harbor Four pages of images with descriptions.
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Pictures from the Battle of Kursk
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Eastern Front Images From the Atlantic. One large page.
        Visual = 5  Content = 2   W4360

Battle of Stalingrad One Hundred and fifteen images.
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Slides of Stalingrad Sixteen minute video of slides from the battle.
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Photo Collections      

World War II Twenty different collections from the Atlantic covering major events of war. (click to skip the opening ad)
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Franklin D. Roosevelt Library Photo Collection Hundreds of Copyright Free black and white photos from World War II.  Large emphasis on home front production and events.
        Visual = 5 Content = N/A    W4400

Hawaii War Records Depository Photos taken during the war. Over 3000 photos in collections.
        Visual = 5 Content = N/A    W4410

Color images of World War II  Over 2000 Royalty Free images from World War II.
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World War II in Video One page listing major war films.
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World War II Memorial, Washington D.C.  Eighteen images of the memorial.
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Holocaust Pictures


United States Holocaust Museum Thirty-eight minute video on the Nazi path to Genocide.
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Images of the Holocaust from the US Holocaust Museum.
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Third Reich Overview
Anti Jewish Legislation in Pre-War Germany
First Concentration Camps
Population of Jewish in 1933 photos
German Euthanasia Program
Mobile Killing Units  
Expansion of Camps
Victims of Holocaust
Jewish Resistance
Death Marches
War Crime Trials
Displaced Persons