The end of war- soldier's faces

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  1. v2

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    russians....
     

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  2. RabidAlien

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    Dang, hadn't seen ANY of those before! Keep em comin!
     
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    Great pictures V2
     
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    Those are great images!
     
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    Since today is V-E day, those pics are quite appropriate.
     
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    Since you mentioned VE day, can someone explain why this is celebrated on 8th May in the west and on 9th May in former USSR?

    BTW nice pictures. I haven't seen them before either.
     
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    Nice pictures v2, keep them coming.

    No idea imalko, likely to be something to do with when the orders were received...
     
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    The top picture in post #9 shows Yugoslav partisans if I'm not mistaken.
     
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    Very nice photos, thanks for sharing!

    In post #9, 7th photo - Troops marching scene, in the background, there appears to be a sign, does that say "SHELL", as in the oil company Shell?
     
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    Post 9 picture 6, did you notice the size of the guy in the middle of the photo?!?! He's a good 12-18 inches taller than everyone else! Man, that guy is a tree!
     
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    A russian Shaq?
     
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    Cool stuff V2. Thank you!:thumbright:
     
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    Sweet! Got any from other nationalities?
     
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    Awesome pics! Keep 'em coming!
     
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