This is most likely the first photo of a KIA in World War II. This German soldier was killed on the first day of the German invasion of Poland, September 1, 1939, precisely at Hill 179, near Chojnice.
World War 2
Despite the awfulness of her predicament, in the Kutno ghetto this young Jewish woman manages to smile brightly for the camera as she poses for Hugo Jaeger, Hitler's personal photographer.
Lest We Forget
World War II begins in 1939 / Germany attacked Poland on September 1, 1939
2 World War, planes dumping soldiers in parasuits, some has already landed, and are running to seek cover. Photo b/w, history.
Infographic: Auschwitz by the Numbers. Today marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp.
Auschwitz, Poland | 9 Haunting Then-And-Now Photos Of World War II Europe -- created by Jo Teuwisse
the main gate of the auschwitz birkenau camp, poland ...
. may we never forget .
Honor those who perished at Auschwitz-Birkenau and other concentration camps
C-1 Soldier (Germany WW2)
19 Sep 43: British Air Ministry says that Hamburg now lies in absolute ruins and is "probably the most complete blotting out of a city that ever happened." More: http://scanningwwii.com/a?d=0919&s=430919 #WWII
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