It's pver: A U.S. soldier, PFC Douglas Page, offers a mocking Nazi salute inside the bombed-out ruins of the Berliner Sportspalast where the Third Reich often held political rallies

Two American members of the Women's Army Corps are looking at a map presented by a uniformed Frenchman in July 1944, after Cherbourg, France, was liberated by the U.S. Army

Berlin and the Nazi empire is no more - Reichstag building is in flames but the German soldier displays bitterness and despair - April 1945.

Most decorated Veteran of WWII

Irena Sendler. 1910-2008 A 98 year-old German woman named Irena Sendler recently died. During WWII, Irena worked in the Warsaw Ghetto as a plumbing/sewer specialist. Irena smuggled Jewish children out; infants in the bottom of the tool box she carried and older children in a burlap sack she carried in the back of her truck. She also had a dog in the back that she trained to bark when the Nazi soldiers let her in and out of the ghetto. The soldiers wanted nothing to do with the dog, and the b...

The moment a German soldier is hit by enemy fire, Ukraine, c. 1943

US Army Captain Jennifer M Moreno was killed in Afghanistan on October 6, 2013. In her last moments of life, Jennifer heard two orders. One was a call to help a wounded soldier. The other was a command to stay put. She chose to help the wounded soldier, and gave her life trying. . Honor her memory.

Elderly German man sitting among ruins, Berlin, 1945

A survivor looks out a barred window at the Hadamar Institute. Hadamar was one of six institutes used by the Nazis during the "T4 Operation". T4 was the codename for euthanasia activities performed by German doctors on the mentally and physically disabled, children of mixed marriages, geriatrics, disabled soldiers and other lebensunwertes Leben - life unworthy of life. Patients were gassed or killed by overdose or starvation. Between 1939 and 1945, 200,000 people died under T4 guidelines.

Welcome Home, November 24, 1945.

Child soldiers in World War II

Stalingrad, January 1943: German, Romanian and Italian soldiers are brothers in captivity as they begin the treck to Soviet POW camps, mostly in Siberia. Over 90% never made it home.

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.

1940's Maybelline ad

Freedom isn’t free. Remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice to allow you to celebrate. Remember those who keep you free.

The following commentary comes from just one of many articles popping up all over Russia and the world. The world laughs at Obama and the USA.

Women reading a news article about Victory over Japan (VJ) Day, August 1945.

He stands after the Queen passes him. The monarch was not fazed as she knew that it was an act of respect

Ariel Sharon (1928-January 11, 2014) was an Israeli general and politician, considered the greatest field commander in Israel's history. He went on to serve as the 11th Prime Minister of Israel. Sharon was a soldier in the Israeli Army from its creation in 1948, and, as a paratrooper and then an officer, he participated prominently in the War of Independence, the 1956 Suez Crisis, the Six-Day War, and the Yom Kippur War of 1973, among other combat duties. He is seen here as a colonel in 1966...

Berlin bombing.Ullsteinbild. Granger Collection.

Sunrise and the Washington Monument reflect off the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and the names of those servicemen and women who fought and died in the Vietnam War or are still unaccounted for. Today, and every day, we honor you.