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

    Theodore Roosevelt, age 26/27, 1885.

    Guinness planned to advertise in Nazi Germany during the 1936 Olympics ("It's time for a Guiness")

    German surrender, May 1945: Generaloberst Alfred Jodl arrives at Rheims for the signing of the surrender document. On the left is Admiral Hans-Georg von Friedeburg, who co-signed the surrender instrument. He committed suicide on May 23, 1945. Jodl was convicted at Nuremberg and was hanged in October 1946.

    General Erwin Rommel. A German, but not a Nazi, which led to his death.


    Germany. Berlin Wall, August 13, 1961 | Flickr

    Napping at the beach. Netherlands, 1917.

    Camille Silvy - Augusta, Duchess of Cambridge, 1860 #TuscanyAgriturismoGiratola

    Japanese Imperial Army Ww2 | WW2 Pacific - Japanese Imperial Army- Archives from Major Shokimi ...

    British WW2

    Mountain hiking - around 1910

    This photograph intrigues me so much! why isn’t this the most famous photo from 9/11 instead of the falling man? isn’t 2 people holding hands after jumping more significant than 1 man? it makes me wonder what the story is behind this photo, were they friends or lovers? or just strangers who were too scared to jump alone? it shows that people need a helping hand even in their final moments, i love it.

    The Holocaust’s Most Vicious Killers During the Holocaust, one group of killers stood out as more vicious, murderous, and bloodthirsty than all others. The Ustasha of Yugoslavia was a Muslim-Catholic alliance of Nazi killers so beastly that even Nazi officials in Berlin were horrified.

    Vaclav Havel; although he'd spent his career as a playwrite, he became a political dissident in his native Czechoslovakia and became his country's last president and the first president of the Czech Republic. He serves as an icon of the Velvet Revolution.

    A panel embroidered in pearls, showing a saint; 1350-1375, Prague, Czechoslovakia.

    Fritz Sauckel (right) with Adolf Hitler. As the forced labor overlord in the 3rd Reich, Sauckel was responsible for the barbaric treatment of millions of foreign workers pressed into service by the Nazis. For his troubles, he was hanged in Oct 1946.

    Johann Baptist Albin Rauter (Feb 4, 1895 – March 25, 1949) was a high-ranking Austrian (from 1939, German) Nazi war criminal. He was the highest SS and Police Leader in the Netherlands and the leading security and police officer during the period of 1940-1945. He reported directly to the Nazi SS-chief, Himmler, and in the second instance to the Nazi governor of the Netherlands, Arthur Seyss-Inquart. He was convicted in the Netherlands of crimes against humanity and executed by firing squad.

    Prague, Czechoslovakia, 22/05/1946, The hanging of Karl Herman Frank.