Henry Ladd Stickney (1871-1948), is the soldier on the far right. He was stationed at Camp Greenleaf in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in 1917, during World War I. While there he visited Lookout Mountain and Umbrella Rock, shown in this photo.
An American sailor passionately kisses a nurse as thousands jam into Times Square to celebrate the long-awaited victory over Japan in World War II.
First day at school, Gaza, Palestine
This is the youngest soldier in World War I. Momčilo Gavrić lived in Serbia at the outbreak of the war. In 1916, Austro-Hungarian soldiers killed his father, mother, grandmother, his three sisters, and four of his brothers. After hearing what had happened, the major accepted Momčilo into the unit and assigned him to a soldier. That night, Momčilo showed the major where the Austro-Hungarian soldiers were and helped bombard them. At ten, he was promoted to Corporal and at eleven to Lance…