Most People Have Never Seen These 15 Photos Taken During WWII In Colorado

World War II, which lasted from 1939-1945, proved to be one of the most turbulent times of the 20th century. The war wasn’t just happening overseas; it was happening back home as well. In Colorado, both men and women were fighting, building, planning, and leading the way to victory, as shown by these 15 incredible photos taken in Denver during the early 1940s:

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