Almost 80% of the males born in the Soviet Union in 1923 did not survive World War II. Shocking history during World War 2 #worldwar2

"Monopoly" board games helped thousands of Allied POWs escape German camps.

Almost 80% of the males born in the Soviet Union in 1923 did not survive World War II. Shocking history during World War 2 #worldwar2

Anne Frank, the #writer 1929-1945. #Anne_Frank’s diary is one of the most widely read books in the world. During WWll she wrote in her diary... “Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart.”

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Anne Frank, the #writer 1929-1945. #Anne_Frank’s diary is one of the most widely read books in the world. During WWll she wrote in her diary... “Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart.”

Ukrainian women of Sydir Kovpak's guerilla forces, date unknown; note Mosin-Nagant M1891 sniper rifles | World War II Database

[Photo] Ukrainian women of Sydir Kovpak's guerilla forces, date unknown; note Mosin-Nagant M1891 sniper rifles

Ukrainian women of Sydir Kovpak's guerilla forces, date unknown; note Mosin-Nagant M1891 sniper rifles | World War II Database

Zaytsev is the most well known sniper in history and the Battle of Stalingrad was where he cut his teeth

Zaytsev is the most well known sniper in history and the Battle of Stalingrad was where he cut his teeth

10 Interesting Facts About World War II That You Might Not Know

10 Interesting Facts About World War II That You Might Not Know

Calvin Graham was the youngest U.S. serviceman, he lied about his age and enlisted in the Navy at age 12 in it wasn’t until after he was wounded that his real age was discovered.

The SS ran a brothel named “The Kitty Salon,” that was frequented by foreign diplomats. They gathered intelligence by wiretapping it and training the prostitutes on how to get information from clients.

10 Interesting Facts About World War II That You Might Not Know

The SS ran a brothel named “The Kitty Salon,” that was frequented by foreign diplomats. They gathered intelligence by wiretapping it and training the prostitutes on how to get information from clients.

D-Day: The Normandy Invasion. Medics attend to wounded soldiers on Utah Beach in France during the Allied Invasion of Europe on D-Day, June 6, 1944. www.army.mil/d-day

D-Day: The Normandy Invasion. Medics attend to wounded soldiers on Utah Beach in France during the Allied Invasion of Europe on D-Day, June 6, 1944. www.army.mil/d-day

Jewish men awaiting death in a gassing van at Chelmno death camp. 320,000 Jews were murdered in Chelmno death camp; four survived.

Jewish men awaiting death in a gassing van at Chelmno death camp. 320,000 Jews were murdered in Chelmno death camp; four survived.

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