This is most likely the first photo of a KIA in World War II. This German soldier was killed on the first day of the German invasion of Poland, September 1, 1939, precisely at Hill 179, near Chojnice.
Do not go gentle into that good night | Academy of American Poets ***Rage, rage against the dying of the light***
Word Karaoke | Academy of American Poets - using lyrics of their favorite songs as a spring board...
Poem - September 1, 1939 by W. H. Auden.
The Topeka Daily Capital: Hitler Opens War in Poland Orders Army Meet Force With Force; Starts Offensive Along Polish Border. (Friday, September 1, 1939)
SEPTEMBER 1, 1939 W.H. Auden
Just Me — September 1, 1939, Invasion of Poland. But first…...
‘I’ll love you, dear, I’ll love you Till China and Africa meet, And the river jumps over the mountain And the salmon sing in the street, As I walked out one evening-- W.H. Auden, 1907-1973
SEPTEMBER 1, 1939 by W.H. Auden