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PM Winston Churchill passing the honor guard upon arrival in Berlin for the Potsdam Conference

PM Winston Churchill passing the honor guard upon arrival in Berlin for the Potsdam Conference

/ January 12, 2013 / 18

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German POWs being forced to watch footage of the concentration camps, 1945

German POWs being forced to watch footage of the concentration camps, 1945

Source / January 11, 2013 / 112

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theend-of said: Hi, I'm wondering if you have the source information for the Immediate reaction of German POWs picture?

Here at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum with the original German caption. And a lot of Eisenhower’s work cite orders demanding the footage be shown.

Also, it’s usually filed under “Forced Confrontation”

January 11, 2013, 7:17pm / 3

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The immediate reaction of German POWs upon being forced by the US Army to watch to the uncensored footage of the concentration camps shot by the US Signal Corps.

The immediate reaction of German POWs upon being forced by the US Army to watch to the uncensored footage of the concentration camps shot by the US Signal Corps.

/ January 11, 2013 / 273827

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The ruins of the central office of Warsaw after being liberated by the Red Army

January 11, 2013, 4:00pm / 44

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Soldiers of the Luftwaffe in an Orthodox church in the East.

Soldiers of the Luftwaffe in an Orthodox church in the East.

/ January 11, 2013 / 26

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The public execution of suspected partisans in the East.



The sign behind the soldiers reads: “Such a fate befalls every partisan and Commissar, and all those who stand against the German army.”

The public execution of suspected partisans in the East.

The sign behind the soldiers reads: “Such a fate befalls every partisan and Commissar, and all those who stand against the German army.”

/ January 11, 2013 / 46

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Soviet soldiers and civilians of Leningrad greeting troops who had left to attack the German blockade around the city

Soviet soldiers and civilians of Leningrad greeting troops who had left to attack the German blockade around the city

/ January 11, 2013 / 46

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