German medics of the 260th Infantry Division, Army Group Center(Heeresgruppe Mitte), assist wounded Soviet POWs during Operation Barbarossa; the Axis invasion of the Soviet Union. Romanischi, Gomel Region, Belarus, Soviet Union. July 1941.
We like to think of WWII as an American War, but the truth is many more countries were involved long before we were. Their sacrifice, particularly involving that of civilian casualties, was incredible. Without England, Russia, and Canada WWII , at least in Europe, would have been lost by the Allies.