1941 - The Last Jew in Vinnitsa [Ukraine] This was found in the personal album of an Einsatzgruppen soldier. It was labelled on the back “The last Jew of Vinnitsa”. All of the Jews living there were killed at the time. This was an evil time in history
An East German soldier helping a boy cross the newly formed ‘Berlin Wall,’ The boy was found on the opposite side of the wall from his family. Despite given orders by the East German government to let no one pass, the soldier helped the boy through
Nothing can separate love. Grave of a Protestant woman and her Catholic husband. 1888 in century Holland, a Protestant colonel and Catholic noblewoman caused a scandal by marrying outside of their class and religion.
"Kevin Carter’s Pulitzer Prize winning photo taken in 1994 during the Sudan famine. The picture depicts a famine stricken child being stalked by a vulture. The child is crawling towards a United Nations food camp, located a kilometer away.
Battle of Normandy, June On D-Day, Operation Overlord launches the invasion of German-occupied western Europe. Tank landing ships unload supplies on Omaha Beach, building up for the breakout from Normandy.
My grandfather liberated this concentration camp. "A freed Jewish prisoner expresses his rage and beats down a German guard at the liberated Dachau Concentration Camp. An American soldier looks on and does not interfere.
Soviet soldiers in a trench duck to allow a Soviet tank to pass over them without being injured during the Battle of Kursk on the Eastern Front. Image taken by Soviet photojournalist Mark Markov-Grinberg. Near Kursk, Kursk Oblast, Russia, Soviet.