Category: military history

“Close Helmet with Mask Visor in Form of…

“Close Helmet with Mask Visor in Form of a Human Face”…. to say the least.

(Metropolitan Museum of Art)

The Lockheed XFV-1, circa 1954.

The Lockheed XFV-1, circa 1954.

Atlas ICBM launch, undated. Via San Diego Air …

Atlas ICBM launch, undated. Via San Diego Air & Space Museum.

Close helmet for the tourney, Augsburg, German…

Close helmet for the tourney, Augsburg, Germany, 1570-1590.

(Art Institute of Chicago)

That time Russians and Native Alaskans had the…

That time Russians and Native Alaskans had themselves a rumble.

Demonstration model for a bomb shelter in Hill…

Demonstration model for a bomb shelter in Hillegom, Netherlands, 1939.

(Geheugen van Nederland)

Pour one out for all the innocent buildings de…

Pour one out for all the innocent buildings destroyed in nuclear tests.

The “Luftschutzbunker” flak tower …

The “Luftschutzbunker” flak tower in Hamburg-Wilhelmsburg, Germany.

(Seebeer)

Clipped from “Chinese Nuclear Test.”

Clipped from “Chinese Nuclear Test.”

Clipped from “Chinese Nuclear Test.”

Clipped from “Chinese Nuclear Test.”