One of 150 prisoners savagely burned to death by Nazi SS troops as Allied troops closed in on the camp still rests in the position in which he died, attempting to rise and escape his horrible death, Gardelegen, 16 Apr 1945 - Sgt. Allen SO SAD
Shooting the original MGM logo. The first lion used for the logo was named Slats. He was used on all black and white films from 1924 to The lion was a tribute to logo designer Howard Dietz's alma mater Columbia University, whose mascot was the lion.
“Corporal Edward Burckhardt, of Yonkers, New York, sports a kitten that he found at the base of Suribachi Yama on the battlefield at Iwo Jima when he came ashore with the Marine Division.” Amazing that people can have time for cats at such a moment.
Holocaust - Medical Experiments A 15 year old girl survives the gas and the Germans take her outside and put a bullet through her head. Within minutes she is being carried back to the room with the ovens, into which her now dead body is placed.
Hans Munch, called the "Good Man Of Auschwictz", was the only doctor who helped the prisoners from the inside. He refused to choose those to be killed at risk of his own life, and even helped some escape.