Anti-aircraft Bofors Crew, An American GI is loading a Bofors 40mm antiaircraft gun on the coast of England. June 1944. The last massive German Luftwaffe attack had taken place in London, January 1944. Great Britain.
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The ice pick used by NKVD agent Ramon Mercader to kill Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky.
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The grave of assassinated Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky in the garden of his house in Coyoacan, Mexico City, 1989.
Defendant Dr. Klaus Schilling makes an appeal during his trial by a US military court at Dachau concentration camp, 7th December 1945. A camp doctor, he is accused of conducting experiments on prisoners whilst researching a cure for...More
Dr. Nagai, medical instructor and x-ray specialist at Nagasaki Hospital, a victim of atomic radiation caused by the nuclear bombing on August 9. August 1945. A few days after this photo was made, Dr. Nagai passed away. Nagasaki, Japan.
The only recognizable structure remaining is a ruined Roman Catholic Cathedral in the background on a destroyed hill. August 1945. On 9th August an atomic bomb had been dropped on the city by the United States Army Air Forces....More
The Commander of the 21st Army Group, Field Marshall Sir Bernard Montgomery (1887 - 1976) - 2nd from left - and the deputy Supreme Commander in Chief of the Red Army, Marshal Georgy K. Zhukov (1896 - 1974) - 3rd from left - are talking...More
British Field Marshall Bernard Montgomery (1887 - 1976, centre, right) leaves the Brandenburg Gate after a ceremony to decorate Soviet Generals, Berlin, 12th July 1945. With him are Marshals of the Soviet Union Georgy Zhukov (1896 -...More
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U.S. invasion forces establish a beachhead on Okinawa island, about 350 miles from the Japanese mainland. 13th April 1945. Pouring out war supplies and military equipment, the landing crafts fill the sea to the horizon, in the...More
Two U.S. Marines direct flame throwers at Japanese defenses that block the way. 4th March 1945. On the left is Private Richard Klatt and on the right is Private First Class Wilfred Voegeli. Japan.