An East German soldier helping a boy cross the newly formed ‘Berlin Wall,’ 1961. The boy was found on the opposite side of the wall from his family. Despite given orders by the East German government to let no one pass, the soldier helped the boy through the barbwire.
General Dwight D. Eisenhower, on a tour of the Third Army front, walks around a cluster of corpses representing the remains of many of the inmates of the German concentration camp at Gotha, Germany at the end of World War II, 12 April 1945.
1930 mug shot of gangster and Chicago mob king Al Capone, whose crime syndicate remains one of the most notorious in American history. Capone was later imprisoned on federal income tax evasion charges.
Ilyushin Il-10 Soviet WWII armoured ground attack fighter - further development of legendary Il-2. This one is in North Korean paint, probably during the war in Korea. Il-2 & Il-10 are often called Shturmovik as a proper name, which is slightly incorrect. Shturmovik in Russian refers to any ground attack aircraft.