Concentration camp survivor Jadwiga Dzido shows her scarred leg to the Nuremberg court, while an expert medical witness explains the nature of the procedures inflicted on her in the Ravensbrück concentration camp on November 22, 1942. The experiments, including injections of highly potent bacteria, were performed by defendants Herta Oberheuser and Fritz Ernst Fischer. December 20, 1946. — National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, Md.
Imre Kertész (b.1929) - Nobel Prize winner, as a kid with concentration camp number. Writer was a holocaust survivor who´s novel Sorstalanság is one of the best holocaust books ever written.
VIETNAM ¥ Prisoner - Vietnam War
Australia’s first women Olympians, Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie, 1912 by State Library of New South Wales collection, via Flickr
THE GREAT WAR: U.S. Marines in a trench, 1918.
Anne Frank poses in 1941 in this photo made available by Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, Netherlands. In August of 1944, Anne, her family and others who were hiding from the occupying German Security forces, were all captured and shipped off to a series of prisons and concentration camps. Anne died from typhus at age 15 in Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, but her posthumously published diary has made her a symbol of all Jews killed in World War II. (AP Photo/Anne Frank House/Frans Dupont)
A navy photographer snapped this photograph of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii on December 7, 1941, just as the USS Shaw exploded.
Geli Raubal and Adolf Hitler. Geli was his neice (half sister's daughter). They were romantically involved from when she was 17 until her suicide when she was 23, ostensibly because she couldn't take his controlling nature anymore.
Witold Pilecki (1901-1948), During World War II he volunteered to be imprisoned at Auschwitz in order to gather intelligence and escape. While in the camp, Pilecki organized a resistance movement and as early as 1941, informed the Western Allies of Nazi Germany's Auschwitz atrocities. He escaped in 1943 and took part in the Warsaw Uprising. He remained loyal to the Polish government-in-exile and was executed in 1948 by the Stalinist secret police on charges of working for "foreign imperialis...
Liberated inmates inside the Mauthausen barracks. How much longer they survived is unknown.
Boy freed from Buchenwald, "adopted" by American soldiers
A survivor drags a former concentration camp guard by the hair while American troops look on at the newly liberated Dora-Mittelbau concentration camp.
Ebensee Concentration Camp survivors, 1945~let us never forget.
Concentration Camp 1945
Anne Frank with her mother and sister. Frankfurt, Germany, 1933.
Some of the S.S. women whose brutality was equal to that of their male counterparts at the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in Bergen, Germany, on April 21, 1945.
Gusen concentration camp - some survivors shortly after liberation.
Corpses from the Holocaust ... "Dead men will have indeed died in vain if live men refuse to look at them." LIFE magazine, May 7, 1945.
Survivors of the Dachau concentration camp demonstrate the operation of the crematorium by dragging a corpse toward one of the ovens. Dachau, Germany, April 29-May 10, 1945.