Remarkably Retro
"Swimming Test," 1943
Cartoon by Alex Gard, Q. M. 2c., U. S. Navy,

"Swimming Test," 1943

Cartoon by Alex Gard, Q. M. 2c., U. S. Navy,

Audie Murphy, 1949
A couple of years ago I visited the Scottish Rite Temple in downtown Dallas, and they had all of his medals displayed there. Apparently, he was a member of that temple and his family donated all of his military decorations to them.  

Audie Murphy, 1949

A couple of years ago I visited the Scottish Rite Temple in downtown Dallas, and they had all of his medals displayed there. Apparently, he was a member of that temple and his family donated all of his military decorations to them.  

Newborn Neville Moody leaves the hospital with a specially designed baby gas mask. London, 1939

Newborn Neville Moody leaves the hospital with a specially designed baby gas mask. London, 1939

Servicing an A20 bomber, July 1942

Servicing an A20 bomber, July 1942

knappy-head:

World War II in Kodachrome(Alfred Palmer, October, 1942)Office of War Information and the Library of Congress(courtesy of The Atlantic)

knappy-head:

World War II in Kodachrome
(Alfred Palmer, October, 1942)
Office of War Information and the Library of Congress
(courtesy of The Atlantic)

knappy-head:

World War II in Kodachrome (Alfred Palmer, October, 1942) Office of War Information and the Library of Congress (courtesy of The Atlantic)

knappy-head:

World War II in Kodachrome
(Alfred Palmer, October, 1942)
Office of War Information and the Library of Congress
(courtesy of The Atlantic)

Young soldier, WWII

Young soldier, WWII

Soldier with dog. World War II.

Soldier with dog. World War II.

WAC poster, 1943

WAC poster, 1943

World War II, UK and USA together, 1940s

World War II, UK and USA together, 1940s