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Liberation Square, Thessaloniki, Greece, 1942: 9.000 Jewish citizens of the German occupied city are assembled in the Liberation Sq., and are asked to perform gymnastic exercises. The under-performers are doomed.

Liberation Square, Thessaloniki, Greece, 1942: 9.000 Jewish citizens of the German occupied city are assembled in the Liberation Sq., and are asked to perform gymnastic exercises. The under-performers are doomed.

Salonika, Greece, Jewish Men Standing under the Scorching Sun in Liberty Square

Salonika, Greece, Jewish Men Standing under the Scorching Sun in Liberty Square

The crematorium at Majdanek concentration camp, Lublin, Nazi-occupied Poland, 1944. The liberation of Lublin in Poland by the Soviet Red Army in July 1944 also revealed a huge concentration camp and extermination camp, where the Nazis carried out mass murder on a vast scale. Victims of the camp included Poles, Jews of all nationalities, French, Greeks, Dutch, Italians, Belgians, Yugoslavians, Hungarians and anti-Nazi Republican Spaniards.

The crematorium at Majdanek concentration camp, Lublin, Nazi-occupied Poland, 1944. The liberation of Lublin in Poland by the Soviet Red Army in July 1944 also revealed a huge concentration camp and extermination camp, where the Nazis carried out mass murder on a vast scale. Victims of the camp included Poles, Jews of all nationalities, French, Greeks, Dutch, Italians, Belgians, Yugoslavians, Hungarians and anti-Nazi Republican Spaniards.

Θεσσαλονίκη, μάνα μου.Μια περιήγηση στους δρόμους και την ιστορία της Θεσσαλονίκης.Κάθε πρωί σε περπατώ στην παλιά παραλία σου, αγαπημένη, εκεί που στέκονταν τα τείχη σου μέχρι το 1875, εκεί όπου  ο ευφυής Εμπράρ είχε σχεδιάσει μια προκυμαία είκοσι πέντε μέτρα πιο μπροστά απ' τη σημερινή, έτσι που ο περίπατος θα γινόταν σχεδόν πάνω στα νερά του Θερμαϊκού σου.

Θεσσαλονίκη, μάνα μου.Μια περιήγηση στους δρόμους και την ιστορία της Θεσσαλονίκης.Κάθε πρωί σε περπατώ στην παλιά παραλία σου, αγαπημένη, εκεί που στέκονταν τα τείχη σου μέχρι το 1875, εκεί όπου ο ευφυής Εμπράρ είχε σχεδιάσει μια προκυμαία είκοσι πέντε μέτρα πιο μπροστά απ' τη σημερινή, έτσι που ο περίπατος θα γινόταν σχεδόν πάνω στα νερά του Θερμαϊκού σου.

A famous image of the bombing of London, a Heinkel III bomber over the Thames, taken from another German bomber at 6.48pm on the 7th September 1940

A famous image of the bombing of London, a Heinkel III bomber over the Thames, taken from another German bomber at 6.48pm on the 7th September 1940

Ano Lechonia, Magnesia, Greece, July 9, 1944. Gestapo and Greek collaborationists (group EASAD) killed 3 women: Lucia (mother, aged 60, on the right), Sophia (daughter, aged 38, in the middle) of the rich family Topali, and Philitsa Kalavrou (their housekeeper, aged 40, on the left).   B/W photo by Kostas ZImeris.

Ano Lechonia, Magnesia, Greece, July 9, 1944. Gestapo and Greek collaborationists (group EASAD) killed 3 women: Lucia (mother, aged 60, on the right), Sophia (daughter, aged 38, in the middle) of the rich family Topali, and Philitsa Kalavrou (their housekeeper, aged 40, on the left). B/W photo by Kostas ZImeris.

Front page of the Athens-based newspaper "Ekathimerini" announcing that Greece was at war with the Italians- following day of 28 October 1940

Front page of the Athens-based newspaper "Ekathimerini" announcing that Greece was at war with the Italians- following day of 28 October 1940

Hugo Boss, the designer for the nazi uniforms in the 30's and 40's. After the war they paid a 100.000 fine.

Hugo Boss, the designer for the nazi uniforms in the 30's and 40's. After the war they paid a 100.000 fine.

The History of American Wars - Veterans Day Infographic-There are a couple things that should probably be tweaked on here (like we didn't just fight Nazi Germany during WWII) but overall interesting info graphic

The History of American Wars - Veterans Day Infographic-There are a couple things that should probably be tweaked on here (like we didn't just fight Nazi Germany during WWII) but overall interesting info graphic

A Jewish woman running screaming through a Lvov street during the pogroms of early July 1941.Ukrainian youths, one holding a stick, are chasing her.On June 30, 1941, Lvov was conquered by the Germans. Pogroms against the Jews began that day, carried out by Ukranian civilians and the German Einsatzgruppe C. The Ukrainians were incited by rumors that the Jews had participated in the murders of Ukrainian political prisoners in the Soviet regime's. In few days, some 4,000 Jews were killed.

A Jewish woman running screaming through a Lvov street during the pogroms of early July 1941.Ukrainian youths, one holding a stick, are chasing her.On June 30, 1941, Lvov was conquered by the Germans. Pogroms against the Jews began that day, carried out by Ukranian civilians and the German Einsatzgruppe C. The Ukrainians were incited by rumors that the Jews had participated in the murders of Ukrainian political prisoners in the Soviet regime's. In few days, some 4,000 Jews were killed.