These are Buchenwald concentration camp guards who received a beating from the prisoners when the camp was liberated by the Americans. The picture was taken in April 1945, by the U.S. military photographer Elizabeth Miller.
Liberation of Nazi Concentration Camp - 42-16719776 - Rights Managed - Stock Photo - Corbis. A little boy holds a handmade flag with the Star of David after the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp, Germany. Buchenwald was one of the largest concentration camps in Nazi Germany, established in July 1937, five miles north of Weimar.
He Documented Atrocities (1943) Sgt. William A Scott, III -- was a military photographer with the 183rd Engineer Combat Battalion Concentration Camp.His photographs recorded African-American soldiers at the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp. Scott's pictures are now part of a video record of the liberation of Buchenwald on display at the U.S. Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C.
Prisoners at Buchenwald concentration camp. This picture shows living conditions were very bad in concentration camps since everyone was cramped together in rooms or stables. There was no heating or sanitation, and rats and rodents were everywhere, which lead to many epidermics. http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/auconditions.html