2 thoughts on “British paratrooper, WWII

  1. Mmm… This one would make a fine ad for toy soldiers at Toys “R” Us.
    Seriously, I can’t help but feeling his tension. From his look, from his hand gripped on the canon. Among his focus, was he thinking about the one he loved and wished to see again?

    • Actually, I think he was just channeling that apprehension – this photo was taken in England at a training session with no Nazis around shooting at him.

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