Kimkiminy is running this series of WW2 photos merged into modern day photos taken by Jo Hedwig Teeuwisse. Check out her blog for more or follow the link to the photographer from her blog.

A reminder of the grim history that underlies these often beautiful areas.

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Photos by Jo Hedwig Teeuwisse, blending WWII era photographs with their modern counterparts. The effect is nothing short of eerie.

Acireale, Sicily, 1943. Ten miles North of Catania two British Bren gunners and their assistants cover a street corner on the Via Vittorio Emmanuele II in Acireale. The house on the left is No. 191 in that street today.

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