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"The last Jew in Vinnitsa" written on the back of the photograph found in a photo album belonging to a German soldier.

"The last Jew in Vinnitsa" written on the back of the photograph found in a photo album belonging to a German soldier.

East German soldier helps a little boy over the wall who had been separated from his family at the beginning of construction. The soldier was punished. It is unknown how.

East German soldier helps a little boy over the wall who had been separated from his family at the beginning of construction. The soldier was punished. It is unknown how.

Braving the streets amid sniper fire to offer last rites to the dying, the priest Luis Padillo encountered a wounded soldier, who pulled himself up by clinging to the priest's cassock, as bullets chewed up the concrete around them. The last rites are the last prayers and ministrations meant to prepare the dying person's soul for death. (This photo won the World Press Photo of the Year in 1962). Powerful.

Braving the streets amid sniper fire to offer last rites to the dying, the priest Luis Padillo encountered a wounded soldier, who pulled himself up by clinging to the priest's cassock, as bullets chewed up the concrete around them. The last rites are the last prayers and ministrations meant to prepare the dying person's soul for death. (This photo won the World Press Photo of the Year in 1962). Powerful.

A German soldier with his K98 rifle carrying a belt of MG ammo. March, 1944. *note snow camo parka.

A German soldier with his K98 rifle carrying a belt of MG ammo. March, 1944. *note snow camo parka.

German MG-42 Crew - (best estimate) Grossdeutschland, part of the forward elements of Fourth Panzer Army, embroiled in the battle in the city of Voronezh, July 1942.

German MG-42 Crew - (best estimate) Grossdeutschland, part of the forward elements of Fourth Panzer Army, embroiled in the battle in the city of Voronezh, July 1942.

more than likely this would've been my skeleton. "chill jerry we're dying anyways"

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what's killing me looking at this picture, however old it is... it could be one of my sons, & poor soul is somebody's boy...

what's killing me looking at this picture, however old it is... it could be one of my sons, & poor soul is somebody's boy...

Who said war prevents goofing off? This is a Goggle Party in obviously music theatrical mood.

Who said war prevents goofing off? This is a Goggle Party in obviously music theatrical mood.