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Fallen in defense of The Leader -- whose book Mein Kampf lies in the lower right corner of the picture. The young man had no time to throw the hand grenade. He belonged to the Luftwaffe auxiliaries. April 1945.

Fallen in defense of Berlin & it's Leader- whose book "Mein Kampf" lies in the lower right corner of the picture. This young soldier had no time to throw the hand grenade. He belonged to the Luftwaffe auxiliaries.

An American infantryman picks up a wounded German soldier on the road to St. Lo, France, and helps him into a half-track. The German was abandoned by his own troops after being wounded. 20 June 1944.

An American infantryman picks up a wounded German soldier on the road to St. Lo, France, and helps him into a half-track. The German soldier was abandoned by his own troops after being wounded.

1943 - German Soldier - Stalingrad - WWII (V)

Stalingrad, German soldier (Though frequently posted as "Stalingrad 1943 German soldier" or the like, this is a modern re-enactment plainly credited to Hungarian photographer Balasz Santha. It is not a genuine wartime image.

Desperate last stand: Volkssturm militia fighter lies dead in a devastated Berlin street. He still carries stick grenades and he is not wearing a uniform -- which, under normal circumstances, would have meant execution by firing squad, the fate reserved for all guerrillas.

Volkssturm militia fighter lies dead in a devastated Berlin street. He still carries stick grenades and he is not wearing a uniform.

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When we lost our humanity, they helped keep our sanity

German SS soldier with 2 kittens WWll This has to be some form of orchestrated propaganda. Two little kittens lost their mittens and went to the kind friendly SS soldier man for help who then ate the two kittens.

German paratrooper killed in action. Near Torrente Idice/Italy, April 20, 1945.

German paratrooper killed in action. Near Torrente Idice/Italy, April

Os projetos de armaduras de combate da Primeira Guerra Mundial ⋆ Geekness

Os projetos de armaduras de combate da Primeira Guerra Mundial

Os projetos de armaduras de combate da Primeira Guerra Mundial ⋆ Geekness

A woman about to be murdered. The Germans recycled the clothing for German use…

A Jewish woman about to be murdered by a Ukrainian Auxiliary of the Einsatzgruppen. The Germans recycled the clothing for German use. The victims lost everything, even their dignity:

Massacres of POWs, Dutch East Indies, 1941-1942  Brutality was a daily event for the Japanese soldier. He had to admit brutality against himself by his officers. This treatment he simply gave further to his subordinates or the prisoners, the last because they were inferior to him after their surrender ...

Mass execution by the Japanese . OUR BRAVE MEN, Stoic and Dignified in the Face of Cruel Inhumanity. How we conduct ourselves in battle and all the hours that surround the horrors of war provides great commentary about our personal warrior-hood!

Polish Calvary vs a German invader September 1939

1939 09 02 A Polish cavalry unit dares to attack a German motorcycle unit with only a sword. Since the end of the Great War, the Polish army was much less advanced than the German Army, often sending cavalry against German Panzer columns.

Column of American M4 Sherman tanks bogged down in the mud near Minturno during the campaign to drive German forces from Italy, 1944.

Column of American Sherman tanks bogged down in the mud near Minturno during the campaign to drive German forces from Italy, 1944

Soldiers taking direct hits from a German machine gunner as the ramp drops down for  unloading.

CAVEAT: This is not a genuine wartime photograph taken on D-Day. It is simply a frame from the fictional movie SAVING PRIVATE RYAN converted to black-and-white.

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