German infiltrators lined up for execution by firing squad after conviction by a military court for wearing U.S. uniforms during the Battle of the Bulge

German infiltrators lined up for execution by firing squad after conviction by a military court for wearing U.S. uniforms during the Battle of the Bulge

A mass execution of 56 hostages in Bochnia near Kraków, 18 December 1939. In Palmiry, about 1,700 Poles were murdered in secret executions between 7 December 1939, and 17 July 1941

A mass execution of 56 hostages in Bochnia near Kraków, 18 December 1939. In Palmiry, about 1,700 Poles were murdered in secret executions between 7 December 1939, and 17 July 1941

Report: Kim Jong Un’s Former Lover Executed by Firing Squad After Making Sex Tape

Report: Kim Jong Un’s Former Lover Executed by Firing Squad After Making Sex Tape

Report: Kim Jong Un& Former Lover Executed by Firing Squad After Making Sex Tape

UK: Edith Louisa Cavell (1865 – 1915) was a British nurse and patriot. She is celebrated for saving the lives of soldiers from all sides without distinction and in helping some 200 Allied soldiers escape from German-occupied Belgium during World War I, for which she was arrested. She was subsequently court-martialled, found guilty of treason and sentenced to death. Women we admire; influential women in history #Lottie dolls #herstory

UK: Edith Louisa Cavell (1865 – 1915) was a British nurse and patriot. She is celebrated for saving the lives of soldiers from all sides without distinction and in helping some 200 Allied soldiers escape from German-occupied Belgium during World War I, for which she was arrested. She was subsequently court-martialled, found guilty of treason and sentenced to death. Women we admire; influential women in history #Lottie dolls #herstory

Hannah Senesh was one of 37 Jews from Palestine who parachuted into Yugoslavia to save the Hungarian Jews who were about to be deported to Auschwitz. She was arrested at the Hungarian border, imprisoned, tortured, and eventually executed by a firing quad. Hannah never revealed the details of her mission. Her poem "Eli, Eli" is a very famous Hebrew song.

Hannah Senesh was one of 37 Jews from Palestine who parachuted into Yugoslavia to save the Hungarian Jews who were about to be deported to Auschwitz. She was arrested at the Hungarian border, imprisoned, tortured, and eventually executed by a firing quad. Hannah never revealed the details of her mission. Her poem "Eli, Eli" is a very famous Hebrew song.

Sept. 4, 1896:  Valenzuela, Peralta, Rivera, and Silvestre were executed by firing squad at the Luneta (ABOVE). Valenzuela was hard to kill: four more shots, fired close to his head, scattered his brains over the grass.

Sept. 4, 1896: Valenzuela, Peralta, Rivera, and Silvestre were executed by firing squad at the Luneta (ABOVE). Valenzuela was hard to kill: four more shots, fired close to his head, scattered his brains over the grass.

The shocking, black-and-white photograph, taken on the edge of a Serbian…

A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: Austro-Hungarian army executes civilians in Serbia

The shocking, black-and-white photograph, taken on the edge of a Serbian…

Mata Hari Mata Hari was an exotic dancer and famous mistress who was convicted and executed by firing squad under charges of espionage during World War I. Mata Hari used her irresistible sex appeal, street smarts, and incredible wherewithal to reach the highest levels of European society.

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Mata Hari Mata Hari was an exotic dancer and famous mistress who was convicted and executed by firing squad under charges of espionage during World War I. Mata Hari used her irresistible sex appeal, street smarts, and incredible wherewithal to reach the highest levels of European society.

January 1897:  Eusebio Roque, aka "Maestrong Sebio" and "Dimabunggo," as prisoner of the Spanish. He founded the "Republic of Kakarong de Sili" in 1896 at Pandi, Bulacan Province. He was executed by firing squad.

January 1897: Eusebio Roque, aka "Maestrong Sebio" and "Dimabunggo," as prisoner of the Spanish. He founded the "Republic of Kakarong de Sili" in 1896 at Pandi, Bulacan Province. He was executed by firing squad.

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