View of an extremely damaged Fort Sumter while still under Confederate control which was taken from Union lines during the American Civil War in Charleston Harbor, South Carolina August 23, 1863. [6632×3160]

View of an extremely damaged Fort Sumter while still under Confederate control which was taken from Union lines during the … More

A cache of unexploded ordnance is detonated by U.S. Air Force Airmen with the 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineering Squadron’s explosive ordnance disposal team at a site near Forward Operating Base Falcon, Iraq, Oct. 16, 2006. [1,810 x 1,132]

A cache of unexploded ordnance is detonated by U.S. Air Force Airmen with the 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineering Squadron’s explosive … More

Cheshire’s farmland at Chorlton by Backford is a civil parish in the Borough of Cheshire West and Chester and ceremonial county of Cheshire in England. It has a population of 80. ( oc ) ( 1024 x 536 ) Picture by TerryKearney

Cheshire’s farmland at Chorlton by Backford is a civil parish in the Borough of Cheshire West and Chester and ceremonial … More

The William H. Webb Ship Yard during the American Civil War, New York City, New York, USA, c.1863. The ship under construction is the ‘Re Don Luigi di Portogallo’, an ironclad vessel built for the Italian government. [1200 x 851]

The William H. Webb Ship Yard during the American Civil War, New York City, New York, USA, c.1863. The ship … More

The Presbyterian Church in the ghost town of Rodney, MS was dedicated in 1832. Interesting fact: During the Civil War, the U.S.S. Rattler fired at the building, leaving a shell lodged above the middle window. The Legislature recently set aside nearly $300k for repairs to the church. [OC, 3024×4032]

The Presbyterian Church in the ghost town of Rodney, MS was dedicated in 1832. Interesting fact: During the Civil War, … More

U.S. Air Force airmen of the 407th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal team conducts a controlled detonation on Ali Air Base, Iraq, Nov. 17, 2007. [4288 x 2848]

U.S. Air Force airmen of the 407th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal team conducts a controlled detonation on … More

Bodeo Model 1889 revolver. It was the standard issue handgun of the Italian Army, in 1910 began to be replaced by the Glisenti Model 1910 but the Bodeo continued to be very popular seeing service in WW1, the Spanish Civil War and WW2; it was also manufactured in Spain.

Bodeo Model 1889 revolver. It was the standard issue handgun of the Italian Army, in 1910 began to be replaced … More

“Civil Defence wardens and a member of the American Ambulance Great Britain search amongst rubble for salvageable items following a V1 Flying Bomb strike in Upper Norwood, south London during 1944.” [2402×1772]

“Civil Defence wardens and a member of the American Ambulance Great Britain search amongst rubble for salvageable items following a … More