Swedish king Karl XII’s blue uniform worn by him on the day he was shot to death while inspecting trenches during siege to the fortress of Fredriksten, 1718. Charles was struck in the head by a projectile and killed.
Hispania Romana (Roman Spain) - Construction of a Roman road. As well as being fighting men, Roman legionaries were also engineers, surveyors and crafstmen so that a legion could be self-sufficient in the field.
Jim Meads :: Test pilot George Aird [flying an English Electric Lightning ejected from his English Electric Lightning aircraft at a fantastically low altitude in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, September 1962 / the history behind the photo
The Japanese battleship Yamato cruises at full speed. She and her sister ship Mushahi were the heaviest battleships ever constructed. Neither ship survived Yamato was sent to the bottom on April 1945 with the loss of officers and ratings.