Destroyed medical supplies truck . Western front.Near Arnheim. Holland 23 September 1944
Hommes de n ° 3 Peloton, Compagnie A, 1er Bataillon de parachutistes, 1er (Colombie) Airborne Division armés avec Bren gun et # 4 fusils pour défendre grand trou d'obus en dehors Arnhem, cours de l'opération «Market Garden», le 17 Septembre 1944.
Jean Moulin (1899-1943) was a leader of the French Resistance during World War II. In June 1943, he was arrested in a suburb of Lyon, interrogated and tortured by Gestapo leader Klaus Barbie in Lyon and Paris. He never revealed anything to his captors and subsequently died near Metz on a train to Germany. Many historians believe that Klaus Barbie personally beat Moulin to death.
1944 - 1945. During the hongerwinter cold and starvation were the largest torments. More than 20,000 people lost their lives in Amsterdam and the western part of the Netherland during the winter of 1944-1945. #amsterdam #worldwar2 #hongerwinter
The grave of a British soldier who was killed during Operation Market Garden in 1944, lies alongside the wreckage of his jeep near Arnhem, 18 April 1945. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
War Correspondent Alan Wood typing his despatch as Airborne troops consult a map during Market Garden/18 September 1944.
These are Buchenwald concentration camp guards who received a beating from the prisoners when the camp was liberated by the Americans. The picture was taken in April 1945, by the U.S. military photographer Elizabeth Miller.
January 5, 1941. Winter in Amsterdam during German occupation. The photo was shot at the Keizersgracht. #amsterdam #worldwar2 #Keizersgracht