Often, animals had special protection built for them for the brutal air-raids that took place during World War II. Here, a large snake at the Regent Park Zoo (in London) is placed for safe-keeping in a box built for housing the snake when air-raids take place.
President buys a Buddy Poppy - 28-April-1943. Seven year old Florence Ollila sold the first Buddy Poppy - in aid of war relief work - to President Roosevelt at the White House. The little girl, daughter of a deceased ex-serviceman, travelled from a war orphans home in Michigan to have the honour of selling to the President. (Photo by Planet News Archive/SSPL/Getty Images)
Friedrich August Jeckeln (2 February 1895, Hornberg, Baden – 3 February 1946) was an SS-Obergruppenführer who served as an SS and Police Leader in the occupied Soviet Union during World War II. Jeckeln was the commanding SS General over one of the largest collection of Einsatzgruppen and was personally responsible for ordering the deaths of over 100,000 Jews, Slavs, Roma, and other "undesirables" of the Third Reich.