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Herta Kašparová, hanged at the age of 23 in Czechoslovakia in 1946 for collaborating with the Nazis.

Prague, Czechoslovakia, The hanging of Heinrich Jöckel, the commander of Theresienstadt Small Fortress.

WW2: Soviet soldiers

Burning money during the inflation crisis in Germany, 1920. Paper money was cheaper than coal and wood.

Oh who ever could this be???(Bad karma, America)

German Plane shot down

mid-1820s New Orleans - LaLaurie household: a wealthy, high-class family, but their treatment of slaves was nothing short of despicable. ... 70-year-old woman chained to the stove by her ankle later admitted that she started the fire as a suicide attempt, in order to avoid Madame LaLaurie’s punishments. In the attic, authorities found a dozen maimed and starving slaves... mouths sewn shut, amputated limbs, and victim to other macabre experiments.

Ma Barker and her Thompson gun in an undated picture of the legendary matriarch

A farewell kiss -A soldier kissing his daughter goodbye before he leaves Britain.

Hungarian Revolution, 1956 photograph by Sandor Acs. The writing on the statue of Stalin translates as “The Murderer of 25 Million People”. Photo, sapira, sorrow, history.

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10 Nazi female concentration camp guards are hung. 1946.

A French woman has her head shaved as punishment for having had personal relations with the Germans. Montelimar area, August 29, 1944. @Deidra Brocké Wallace

Orli Wald was a member of the German Resistance in Nazi Germany. She was arrested in 1936 and charged with high treason, whereupon she served four and a half years in a women's prison, followed by "protective custody" in Nazi concentration camps until 1945, when she escaped. She was a prisoner functionary in the infirmary at Auschwitz-Birkenau and because of her helpfulness to Jewish and other prisoners, was called the "Angel of Auschwitz".

23 Dec 1948: Japan's wartime Prime Minister Hideki Tojo is executed by hanging for war crimes. In his final statements, he apologizes for the atrocities committed by the Japanese military and urges the American military to show compassion toward the Japanese people.

SS Obersturmbannführer Martin Gottfried Weiss preparing to be hanged at Landsberg prison after being convicted of war crimes by the Allies. He was the 7th Commandant of Dachau.

Hannie Schaft (aka "the Girl with the red hair"). responsible for the assassination of five collaborators. Hitler himself had demanded her arrest, urging the Sicherheitsdienst to find her. Hannie was born in Haarlem, The Netherlands on September 16, 1920. On April 17, 1945, less than three weeks before the liberation of the Netherlands, Hannie was shot by the Germans in the dunes near Overveen. She was only 24 years old.

The nurses behind the Nazi 'Super Race Children': Inside the Aryan breeding wards where boys and girls were given UV treatment if their hair turned brown. (shame....just bad all the way through.-pinner)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sylvia_Likens A young girl who was held captive, tortured for three months and eventually killed by a woman and her children. the story of Sylvia has gone down and one of the most horrible acts to ever happen to one person.

Fred and Rosemary West Fred and Rosemary West are two of the most notorious killers in modern history. The British husband and wife team were linked to and convicted of 12 sexually motivated murders, and suspected of at least 20 more. The pair lured young girls back to their house where they kept their victims bound in the cellar to rape and torture them until they grew bored with them - then they were killed, dismembered, and buried within the house.

These are Buchenwald concentration camp guards who received a beating from the prisoners when the camp was liberated by the Americans. The picture was taken in April 1945, by the U.S. military photographer Elizabeth Miller.