World War II poster featuring Mickey Mouse, encouraging purchase of Defense Bonds and Savings Stamps to help finance the war. - I wonder if pester-power worked: get kids to get their parents to buy bonds, because Mickey Mouse said so.
August HRH Princess Elizabeth is presented with a clock after being promoted to a Junior Commander of the Women's Auxiliary Territorial Service during World War II. Queen Elizabeth II when she was young.
Nature versus war: How helmets, grenades and guns discarded during World War II have been swallowed up by tree trunks in Russia. Makes you wonder what other things over time have been swallowed never to be seen again.