WWII Life Magazine Photos
Life Magazine Photos
were sent to my email box by an email friend. The people in these photos are identified. Others to still be identified can be found at Mystery Ancestors photo blog website.
General Dwight D. Eisenhower 1945
Lt. General James H. Doolittle and George S. Patton
Saluting the troops after landing at Los Angeles Airfield 1945.
General Douglas MacArthur – March 1947
Pilot Trainee in the Women’s flying training detachment. Avenger Field Sweetwater, TX, July 1943
Lt. Edward H. Butch O’Hare, USN 1942
Clark Gable after the war 1946
Published on Sep 6, 2012 “Gable flew bombing missions with the 351st until he was ordered to stop by “the Brass.” He felt he had to share the danger and experience what these B-17 crews were going through to make an honest film. I digitally color corrected. a copy of this film from the National Archives. Zeno, Zeno’s Warbird Video Drive- I copied this from uTube.
Col. Jimmy Stewart,
in his hometown upon his return from WWII
Audie Murphy March 1948
Eddie Rickenbacker addressing the troops. 1942
served as a mechanic and driver in World War 2. (Wonder if that’s really her).
Admiral Chester W. Nimitz during WWII 1942
American General Anthony McAuliffe,
commander of the 101st Airborne at Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge, February 1945
Admiral William F. Halsey,
working at his desk abroad the carrier. 1945
Crewman Lifting injured airman Kenneth Bratton (AOM) out of turrent of TBF aircraft on USS Saratoga after raid on Rabaul during WWII 1943.
Don Gentile 1944
Captain Joseph J. Foss
wearing the congressional Medal of Honor in a portrait. May 1943
More Life Magazine photos to be added this page.