Death and loot: This German junior lieutenant died and froze embracing a little "gift" he had collected from who knows what Russian source. The photo was taken in January 1942 in the environs of Moscow.
During the violent months preceding the liberation of Paris, Wake killed a German guard with a single karate chop to the neck, executed a women who had been spying for the Germans, shot her way out of roadblocks and biked 70 hours through perilous Nazi checkpoints to deliver radio codes for the Allies. And she was a New Zealander. In spite of Hitler she lives to be 98.
These are Buchenwald concentration camp guards who have gotten a beating from the prisoners upon liberation of camp by the Americans. The picture was taken in April 1945, by the U.S. military photographer Elizabeth Miller.
Juin 1945: James Rorimer devant la statue Eve, trois tableaux de Cranach et trois Rembrandt dans une salle du dépôt de Berchtesgaden. Sur la gauche, la statue de Gregor Erhart, Sainte Marie Madeleine, dite aussi La Belle Allemande.