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Russian women and children recently liberated from a German concentration camp lay flowers at the bodies of 4 dead American soldiers. Russian eye witnesses reported the Americans were slain by German officers after they surrendered - Hilden, Germany, 1945.

On May 2, 1964 Charles Eddie Moore and Henry Hezekiah Dee were kidnapped and murdered by the KKK in Meadville, MS. Their bodies were found in July of that year during a search for civil rights workers Michael Schwerner, Andrew Goodman and James Chaney but no legal action was taken at that time. In 2004 Canadian filmmaker David Ridgen discovered a film clip of the bodies being recovered which led to the arrest and conviction of the murderer.

In this 1966 file photo, the body of an American paratrooper killed in action in the jungle near the Cambodian border is raised up to an evacuation helicopter in War Zone C, Vietnam. (AP Photo/Henri Huet)

Bagerovsky antitank ditch near Kerch. Gregory Berman discovers the bodies of his wife and children. In the winter of 1941-42 German executioners used this location to shoot about 7000 residents of Kerch.

Grief, or Searching for the Loved Ones in Kerch taken by Dmitri Baltermant (Depicts a 1942 Nazi massacre in the Crimean village of Kerch).

Five women are lined up in front of a German firing squad. The execution of hostages, especially women and children, was often used in retaliation of resistance. Celje, 1942.

Workers with the National Air Raid Precautions Animal Committee carry an airedale, injured during an air raid, into an animal hospital. England, 1940.