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Leonard George Siffleet was an Australian commando of World War II.  Posted to M Special Unit of the Services Reconnaissance Department, Siffleet was on a mission in Papua New Guinea when he and two Ambonese companions were captured by partisan tribesmen and handed over to the Japanese. All three men were interrogated, tortured and later beheaded. A photograph of Siffleet's impending execution became an enduring image of the war.

Leonard George Siffleet was an Australian commando of World War II. Posted to M Special Unit of the Services Reconnaissance Department, Siffleet was on a mission in Papua New Guinea when he and two Ambonese companions were captured by partisan tribesmen and handed over to the Japanese. All three men were interrogated, tortured and later beheaded. A photograph of Siffleet's impending execution became an enduring image of the war.

laughed so hard at the end... Skyrim joke.

laughed so hard at the end... Skyrim joke.

Aircraft

Aircraft

Snow on deck USS Philippine Sea (CV-47) North Pacific, 1945.

Snow on deck USS Philippine Sea (CV-47) North Pacific, 1945.

lahoriblefollia: “Grumman TBF Avenger after it ditched following a catapult mishap on board the USS Bataan - 29 March 13, 1944 ”

lahoriblefollia: “Grumman TBF Avenger after it ditched following a catapult mishap on board the USS Bataan - 29 March 13, 1944 ”

1000lb. bombs loading on USS Essex. San Diego. May 1951.

1000lb. bombs loading on USS Essex. San Diego. May 1951.

5 in Atlanta class light cruiser USS San Diego at Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Vallejo, California on 9 April 1944: she was the second most decorated vessel in the Pacific theatre of operations, and the first major warship to enter Tokyo Bay after the Japanese surrendering August 1945.

5 in Atlanta class light cruiser USS San Diego at Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Vallejo, California on 9 April 1944: she was the second most decorated vessel in the Pacific theatre of operations, and the first major warship to enter Tokyo Bay after the Japanese surrendering August 1945.

USS South Dakota and two destroyers alongside USS Prometheus for repairs…

USS South Dakota and two destroyers alongside USS Prometheus for repairs…

IJN Yamato's place of death is marked with a mushroom cloud that was reportedly visible from the Japanese mainland. April 7, 1945 [4,505 x 4,325]

IJN Yamato's place of death is marked with a mushroom cloud that was reportedly visible from the Japanese mainland. April 7, 1945 [4,505 x 4,325]

Yorktown Crew Members Meet and Greet, 02 October! - Patriots Point ...

Yorktown Crew Members Meet and Greet, 02 October! - Patriots Point ...