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25 Interesting Historical Photos – Part 203

11. William Harley and Arthur Davidson taken in 1914.

12. Prince Charles during his jump training with the British Army’s Parachute Regiment, at the age of thirty, 1978.

13. Greek infantry charge in river Gediz (Ermos) during the Greco-Turkish War, 1919-1922.

14. Eugene Stoner (left): American inventor of the AR-15 with Mikhail Kalashnikov.

Russian inventory of the AK-47, hold each other’s inventions during a meeting in Virginia, United States, May 1990.

15. The aftermath of the Wall Street Bombing, NYC, 16 September 1920.

16. Priest praying over the bodies of Titanic victims before mass burial at sea, April 1912.

17. A famous item of the destruction wrought by the Kobé Earthquake, the southern part of Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan, 17 January 1995.

18. Wedding rings from WWII concentration camps. Each pair of rings represents a family, a marriage, a couple, 1945.

19. German and Russian soldiers dance with each other after the signing of the Brest-Litvosk treaty, 1918.

20. Gino Bartali, one of the greatest Italian cyclist ever, competing in the Tour de France, 1948.

During the WWII, while racing and training, he helped hundreds of Jews and other persecuted people to find protection by hiding counterfeit documents inside his bicycle.

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