Log in
There’s more to see...
Sign up to see the rest of what’s here!
Visit Site
Tassos S
Tassos S • 2 years ago

Downcast Soviet prisoners of the Germans - with the exception of the NCO who has found a mysterious cause for a smile. Statistically, only 10% of this group survived the war.

Related Pins

A German World War II prisoner, released by the Soviet Union, is reunited with his daughter. The child had not seen her father since she was one-year-old. (Helmuth Pirath)

World War 2 poster

World War 2 Poster (British)

US Army translator instructs German officer POWs arriving in Boston. Germans captured by US forces, especially officers, were treated as guests rather than prisoners in the middle of a world war. The Germans fell short of reciprocating.

Two middle aged Soviet soldiers, armed with sub machine guns, pose on the old Polish-German demarcation line as the Soviet advance crosses into the Reich, October 1944.

World War 2 Poster - (British)

After the end of the Battle of Königsberg, April 1945. In fierce fighting between the Soviets and Germans, the city was ruined and both sides suffered heavy casualties. The Germans surrendered on April 9 after three days of a general Soviet assault.

World War 2 -

World War 2 Poster (American)

German soldiers, Stalingrad, 1942.