wehadfacesthen: Marlene Dietrich photographed during one of her…

wehadfacesthen:

Marlene Dietrich photographed during one of her extended tours of the war front in Europe, 1944-45, where she performed for Allied troops in Algeria, Italy, France, the UK and then entered Germany – her birth nation – with General Patton.

For her war work she was awarded the Medal of Freedom by President Truman and the Lègion d’Honneur by the French government.