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A German soldier returns to his home in Frankfurt after the end of WWII to find that "home" is gone.

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WW1: A rather pensive British laddie caught by the photographer near Mons, undated. Trench warfare was brutal and unforgiving, Hundreds of thousands returned home with what is today identified as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, yet the literature contains scant information about postwar psychological troubles with violent outcomes. Different times, different people.

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from the Guardian

150 years of the London underground – in pictures

Soldiers returning home on the London Underground after the end of the second world war, 1945

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WW1. The surprising thing to me is not the number of men who understandably broke down in this hell-hole, but the number who did not.

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from BuzzFeed

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

Terri Gurrola is reunited with her daughter after serving in Iraq for 7 months

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The Ghost village of Imber, Wiltshire #UK. In 1943 the residents of Imber were given just 47 days notice to pack and leave by the British government so that American soldiers could use the village as battle practice before D Day .It is still standing and every Christmas people are allowed back in to worship at the church

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