"Großdeutschland" - Ostfront The SS butchers were keen to commit atrocities on the Eastern Russian front. Many died defending Berlin. They knew their crimes would become known and knew no mercy would be shown to them by Soviet troops.
Original caption: France: He Died For France. A grief stricken father stands at the grave of a young boy who gave his life in the fight to liberate France from Nazi domination. When liberating Allied forces invaded French shores, the natives, young and old alike, took up arms and joined the Allies to save their country. This boy paid with his life.
German medics of the 260th Infantry Division, Army Group Center(Heeresgruppe Mitte), assist wounded Soviet POWs during Operation Barbarossa; the Axis invasion of the Soviet Union. Romanischi, Gomel Region, Belarus, Soviet Union. July 1941.