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Reminiscing for the Nostalgic

"The world is full of people whose notion of a satisfactory future is, in fact, a return to the idealized past." - Robertson Davies, A Voice from the Attic

I'm Kelly; lover of the 1940s, Gene Kelly, and Jesus. This blog is devoted to early 20th Century history, period dramas, Doctor Who, and my sexy French lover, Jean Dujardin.

Posts tagged military:

greatestgeneration:

Two chaplains who met on a deployment to Afghanistan got engaged and dressed up like a World War II couple in front of a train for their engagement photos.

greatestgeneration:

Two chaplains who met on a deployment to Afghanistan got engaged and dressed up like a World War II couple in front of a train for their engagement photos.

wehadfacesthen:

A Coast Guardsman bowing in reverence over the marked graves of American soldiers who gave their lives to win a small atoll during World War II, 1944
via legrandcirque

wehadfacesthen:

A Coast Guardsman bowing in reverence over the marked graves of American soldiers who gave their lives to win a small atoll during World War II, 1944

via legrandcirque

Why does this fascinate me so?

Why does this fascinate me so?

(via thisdisappearingworld)

(Source: happyhart81, via sailorsgal)

wildflower0325:

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mattybing1025:

Old Hollywood Stars That Served In The United States Military   |  Gene Kelly
Served in the U.S. Naval Air Service during WWII, commissioned as  lieutenant junior grade.  He was stationed in D.C. at the U.S. Naval Photographic Center where he served from 1944-1947.

mattybing1025:

Old Hollywood Stars That Served In The United States Military   |  Gene Kelly

Served in the U.S. Naval Air Service during WWII, commissioned as  lieutenant junior grade.  He was stationed in D.C. at the U.S. Naval Photographic Center where he served from 1944-1947.

(via i-dream-of-gene)


…oh woe is me, what to do, what to do?

Hint: pick the sailor ;-)

…oh woe is me, what to do, what to do?

Hint: pick the sailor ;-)

(via sunnycalliefornia)

How sweet. :-)

How sweet. :-)

(Source: xxkenziex-moved)