People lay down in a pedestrian zone as part of an art project in remembrance of 528 victims of the ‘Katzbach’ Nazi concentration camp in Frankfurt, Germany. The inmates of the Katzbach concentration camp, a part of the former Adler industrial factory, were forced into a death march to the concentration camps of Buchenwald and Dachau in 1945.The 528 vicitms of Katzbach are buried at Frankfurt’s central cemetery.
A young Polish couple pause for a brief conversation during the German invasion of Poland; she is a street car conductor, he is a soldier in the Polish Army. Lwów, Lwów Voivodeship, Poland (now, Lviv, Lviv Oblast, Ukraine). September 1939.
German soldiers surrender American troops of the U.S. 1st Ranger Battalion and the U.S. 3rd Infantry Division during the Battle of Cisterna. The battle lasted from 30 January 1944 to 2 February 1944 and was part of the Battle of Anzio that followed Operation Shingle; the Allied amphibious landings around Anzio and Nettuno during the Italian Campaign. The short Battle of Cisterna ended in a clear German victory. Cisterna di Latina, Province of Latina, Lazio, Italy. 31 January 1944. Image taken by George Silk.