Today in WW II: 26 Feb 1940 Finland announces evacuation of Koivisto coastal fortress, on right flank of Mannerheim Line.  More 
26 Feb 1945 Japanese emerged from Iwo Jima caves to infiltrate US lines, staging a final bloody attack costing 100 American lives and another 200 wounded. Afterward, island declared secure.
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German Army Wehrmacht Zündapp KS750 Military Motorcycle

German Army Wehrmacht Zündapp KS750 Military Motorcycle. Photo: Courtesy of John Seidts, The American Story
German Army Wehrmacht Zündapp KS750 Military Motorcycle. Photo: Courtesy of John Seidts, The American Story.

German Army Wehrmacht Zündapp KS750 Military Motorcycle. Photo: Courtesy of John Seidts, The American Story
German Army Wehrmacht Zündapp KS750 Military Motorcycle. Photo: Courtesy of John Seidts, The American Story.