The man in the much publicized Holocaust photo has been only recently identified as Rabbi Moshe Hegerman, the Rabbi of Olkusz in Poland. Brought to the town square for execution he asked to let him say first Kaddish for his slain brethren. The soldiers laughed while watching him praying and then killed him.
General Patton was as tough a man as anyone ever knew, yet I cannot help but think in many ways he was like General Lee, who said, "it is well that war is so terrible -- otherwise we should grow too fond of it."
༻❁༺ ❤️ ༻❁༺American paratrooper James Flanagan Platoon, C Co, PIR), among the first to make successful landings on the continent, holds a Nazi flag captured in a village assault. Marmion Farm at Ravenoville, Utah Beach, France. 6 June 1944 ༻❁༺ ❤️ ༻❁༺
June 20, 1943 "In Detroit, this very day marks the beginning of a violent, race-fueled riot that lasted for days and left dozens dead and countless others injured. Of the persons killed, 25 were African American and 17 of that group were struck down by police officers." http://newsone.com/2605677/detroit-race-riot-1943/