Jewish refugees, approaching allied soldiers, become aware that they have just been liberated, April, 1945
British children huddled in a makeshift air raid shelter as they endure attacks from Hitler’s air force, 1940
Atomic explosion at Nagasaki, 9 August 1945.
Good morning everyone…
A milkman delivering on a London street devastated during a German bombing raid. 1940. Photograph by Fred Morley
©Obergefreiter J. Gaa, ca. 1941-42, German troops in Ukraine
From the book “Gebirgsjäger in Ukraine, 1941-42”.Editors: Lieutenant Colonel H. Manz and Captain E. StarklPhotographs and overall processing: Obgefr. J. Gaa
An English girl comforts her doll in the rubble of her bomb-damaged home in 1940.
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Looking down a subway tunnel which has been converted into an air raid shelter.
West End, London, 1940-1941
From the Library of Congress
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Londoners shelter from air raids in an underground station during World War II, 1940. © M. McNeill/Fox Photos/Hulton Archive/Getty Images