Warsaw Ghetto Uprising - Photo from Jürgen Stroop Report to Heinrich Himmler from May The original German caption reads: "Forcibly pulled out of dug-outs". One of the most famous pictures of World War II. People identified in the picture:
This is Gisella Perl, a a successful Jewish gynaecologist in Sighet, Romania in the and She was taken to Auschwitz in where she treated women with kindness and compassion. She was asked to report all pregnant women to Josef Mengele- bett
Boris III of Bulgaria was the only national leader in Europe to save his entire Jewish population during the Holocaust. Boris defied Hitler refusing multiple times to deliver his Jewish citizens beyond the borders of his kingdom.
This is one of the most profound pictures I have ever seen of the holocaust. Women holding their children; waiting to be executed in the gas chambers. NOTE Lets never forget this inhumanity. Remember history seems to repeat itself.
livefromjerusalem: Holocaust survivors from the immigrant ship Exodus. In spite of all the brutalization she’s suffered, she retains her humanity, her inner beauty shines like light from her eyes.
Doris “Dorie” Miller was a cook in the US Navy noted for his bravery during the attack on Pearl Harbor on December He was the first African American to be awarded the Navy Cross. A ship’s cook on the battleship West Virginia during Pearl.
Most disturbing photo I have ever seen regarding WW2. Jewish children, the victims of medical experiments in Auschwitz [350x284].
This picture shows some children who were victims of the Holocaust. The Germans and their collaborators killed over million children throughout World War II and the Holocaust. These children would probably have been used for labour or medical experiments.
The Sullivan brothers' mother. The Sullivan brothers were five siblings who were all killed in action during or shortly after the sinking of the light cruiser USS Juneau the vessel on which they all served, around November in World War II.