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Generals (from right to left) Dwight Eisenhower, Omar Bradley and George Patton are given a demonstration of one of the methods of torture used by the SS guards in the Gotha concentration camp.

General Patton was so incensed by what he saw when his forces reached the Buchenwald Concentration Camp, that he ordered that a thousand civilians be collected and made to see what their leaders had done. The MPs were so enraged that they brought back 2,000.

Beware images are disturbing : In 2003, 84-year old Herta Bothe (brutal guard at Bergen-Belsen, who was released from imprisonment in 1951 as an act of leniency by the British government) was interviewed under her married name, Lange. Replying to one question, she said: "What do you mean, ". . . made a mistake?" No, I'm not quite sure I should answer that. Did I make a mistake? No. The mistake was that it was a concentration camp, but I had to go to it, otherwise I would have been put into…

WW2 ¥ (1945) This picture was taken on August 29, 1945, the day of liberation at Dachau Concentration Camp. The man on the ground is an SS guard moments away from being executed by the inmates standing near him. During his time as a guard, he brutalized and murdered untold numbers of innocent men, women and children. Only at the point of death does he show remorse. He was executed with the shovel in the hand of the inmate on the left. An Allied soldier turns his back, refusing to…

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[Photo] Dwight Eisenhower and other officers inspecting the remains of a German attempt to destroy the remains of dead Jewish prisoners at Ohrdruf Concentration Camp, Gotha, Germany, 12 Apr 1945

Dwight Eisenhower and other officers inspecting the remains of a German attempt to destroy the remains of dead Jewish prisoners at Ohrdruf Concentration Camp, Thuringia, Germany, 12 Apr 1945; note presence of Omar Bradley and George Patton.

An immensely powerful photo showing a Concentration camp inmate confronting a camp guard. The look on the guard's face shows not remorse, but the meekness of a bully brought to judgement.

Lieutenant General George Patton receives his third star from commanding officer General Dwight Eisenhower. Ca. 1943.

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[Photo] Soviet prisoners of war during roll call, Mauthausen Concentration Camp, Austria, date unknown

Soviet prisoners of war during roll call, Mauthausen Concentration Camp, Austria, date unknown

Photograph of room of shoes of murdered Jewish children at Majdanek, the Nazi concentration camp and extermination camp near Lublin, Poland.

Confederate Generals. Left to right - Semmes, Hood, Davis, Stuart, Jackson, Lee, Forrest, Johnston, Beauregard. A. S. Johnston is in the frame on the wall.

The immediate reaction of German POWs upon being forced by the US Army to watch to the uncensored footage of the concentration camps shot by the US Signal Corps.

Survivors of the Dachau concentration camp demonstrate the operation of the crematorium by pushing a corpse into one of the ovens.

Survivors of the Auschwitz concentration camp are helped by Russian medic past the main gate with the infamous sign reading Arbeit Macht Frei which means "Work liberates." The concentration camp was liberated on 27 January 1945 by the 100th Infantry Division of General F.M. Krasavina (1st Ukrainian Front).