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A German soldier shares his rations with a Russian mother and her child. [World War II, c. 1941]

A German soldier shares his rations with a Russian mother and her child. [World War II, c. 1941]

About 7000 years ago in what is now Southwest Germany, was a city called 'Herxheim', a city that was mysteriously abandoned. A few years ago, Dr. Bruno Boulestin and his team were investigating the region, when they hit a grave containing the bones of 500 people. The marks on the bones show that the bodies were skinned and had their flesh removed using techniques almost identical to those for butchering animals. One researcher suggested that some of the victims could even have been…

About 7000 years ago in what is now Southwest Germany, was a city called 'Herxheim', a city that was mysteriously abandoned. A few years ago, Dr. Bruno Boulestin and his team were investigating the region, when they hit a grave containing the bones of 500 people. The marks on the bones show that the bodies were skinned and had their flesh removed using techniques almost identical to those for butchering animals. One researcher suggested that some of the victims could even have been…

The Loyal Dogs Who Served Alongside Human Soldiers In War A U.S. Marine chats with his scouting dog in Guam in August 1944. These dogs were used to track down Japanese soldiers hidden in caves or jungle strongholds, and for running messages.

The Loyal Dogs Who Served Alongside Human Soldiers In War A U.S. Marine chats with his scouting dog in Guam in August 1944. These dogs were used to track down Japanese soldiers hidden in caves or jungle strongholds, and for running messages.

German POWs packed into a prisoner camp. Work/concentration/death camp? Unlikely.

German POWs packed into a prisoner camp. Work/concentration/death camp? Unlikely.

A U.S. Army MP (military policeman) holds a young German girl on his knee following the end of hostilities and the beginning of the Allied occupation of Germany. Munich, Bavaria, Germany. October 1945.

A U.S. Army MP (military policeman) holds a young German girl on his knee following the end of hostilities and the beginning of the Allied occupation of Germany. Munich, Bavaria, Germany. October 1945.

Ivangorod, Ukraine, A German policeman aims his rifle at a woman and her child, 1942.  Belongs to collection: Yad Vashem Photo Archive  Additional Information: The photograph was sent home by a German soldier or policeman in 1942 through Warsaw and was intercepted in a post-office by Jerzy Tomaszewski, a member of the Polish Resistance. The original inscription on its back reads:"Urkraine 1942, Jewish Aktion, Ivanogrod

Ivangorod, Ukraine, A German policeman aims his rifle at a woman and her child, 1942. Belongs to collection: Yad Vashem Photo Archive Additional Information: The photograph was sent home by a German soldier or policeman in 1942 through Warsaw and was intercepted in a post-office by Jerzy Tomaszewski, a member of the Polish Resistance. The original inscription on its back reads:"Urkraine 1942, Jewish Aktion, Ivanogrod

Two Dutch children passing food to German children through the fence that divided the streets of Nieuwstraat/Neustraße, Kerkrade 10 October 1946

Two Dutch children passing food to German children through the fence that divided the streets of Nieuwstraat/Neustraße, Kerkrade 10 October 1946

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