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One of the few (if only) photos of Hitler with Joachim Peiper on the right. He was responsible for the wicked Malmedy massacre.

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81 dead American soldiers of the 285th Field Artillery Observation Battalion, murdered by Waffen SS troops, December 17, 1944, during the Battle of the Bulge near the Belgian town of Malmedy. These Americans were killed after they surrendered.

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Bodies of U.S. officers and soldiers slain by the Nazis after capture near Malmedy, Belgium. - NARA - 196544.jpg

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A GI surveys the scene of the Malmedy massacre. The victims' bodies were preserved under the snow until Allied forces recaptured the area in January 1945.

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Rue de la Gare, Malmedy, january 1945. 30th Division troops preparing to attack south from Malmedy. ( Thirimont )

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Malmedy massacre The bodies are taken to Malmedy, where the autopsies would take place. 14 January 1945