History has given us some amazing photos to look back on. Here are some memories of men in uniform.
Elvis serving in the Army in 1958
The last kiss before going off to war
Women give their men a last kiss goodbye before the soldiers set sail to take part in WW2
Tank Man of Tiananmen Square
Photographed by Stuart Franklin in 1989, this is one of the most iconic images of a generation.
A Russian war veteran sees the tank he spent the war in, for the first time in 70 years.
A puppy having a snooze in-between some Russian soldiers during WW2 – (1945)
A policeman on a Harley Davidson with a customised mobile holding cell of the side
A child gives a heart-shaped balloon to riot police during the protests against austerity measures in Bucharest
Iconic photo of a soldier in Vietnam – 1965 – War is hell
A Soldier shares his banana with a goat while fighting in the battle of Saipan (1944)
Nazi officers and cadets having a celebration Christmas feast (1941)