“ On 2 July most of the children of Lidice, a small village in what was then Czechoslovakia, were handed over to the Łódź Gestapo office. Those 82 children were then transported to the extermination camp at Chełmno 70 kilometers away.
A sign erected by British Forces at the entrance to Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, Germany, 29 May The remains of the camp itself were about to be burnt to the ground by the British occupation forces. A similar sign in German was also erected.
Some of the first American soldiers to attack the German defenses in Higgins Boats (LCVPs) approach Omaha Beach near Normandy, France on June Plastic covers protect the soldier's weapons against from the water.
Joan Baez is a Mexican American folk singer and prominent activist in the fields of human rights, peace, and environmental justice. In the and she led 600 people in an antiwar demonstration in San Francisco,
A child wearing a so-called Mickey Mouse gas mask during World War Two. We had similar in Israel in the Golf War, only young kids had one with a motor to increase airflow. Took them to school, playground, everywhere.