Pz.V Panther Ausf.A "501" (Kdr. SS-Ustuf. Norbert Neven du Mont) during combats in Poland in the summer 1944. Du Mont was Zugführer in 5./II. SS-PzAbt/SS-PzRgt 5 "Wiking" and was killed in action on 26 June 1944, pin by Paolo Marzioli
Ken 'Snakehips' Johnson - He was killed in March 1941 in the London Blitz while performing with his band, The West Indian Orchestra. Johnson, came to Britain from Guyana at age fifteen and was on his way to changing the British music industry. He was well-established throughout the UK due to his regular appearances on BBC radio and was famous when he died at age 26.
In Memory of Jason Redifer. Jason Redifer was just 19 years old when he was killed in action in Operation Iraqi Freedom ... battling the terrorists there ... instead of here ... protecting the freedoms we all enjoy every day of our lives. His death occurred just one day after Iraq's successful free elections in January 2005. He had grown up on Twin Springs Farm in Stuarts Draft and was a self-described cowboy who loved God, family, and America ... in that order.
Now how's that for teaching inferencing!!! This painting may also spark some meaningful discussions in your classroom. Pawel Kuczynski, a Polish artist has worked in satirical illustration specialising in thought-provoking images that make his audience question their everyday lives. His subjects deal with everything from poverty to social media and politics. All of them have a very distinct message if you look closely enough…
USS Kidd (DD-661), a Fletcher-class destroyer, was the first ship of the United States Navy to be named after Rear Admiral Isaac C. Kidd, who died on the bridge of his flagship USS Arizona during the attack on Pearl Harbor. Admiral Kidd was the first US flag officer to die during World War II, and the first American admiral ever to be killed in action.16