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Bodies from the Lidice massacre are laid out for burial, June 1942

My friend the assassin

The Nazis took revenge on the village of Lidice and its inhabitants for the assassination of Reinhard Heydrich. Bodies from the Lidice massacre are laid out for burial, June 1942

The vessel was named in memory of Hannah Senesh - one of 32 Jewish volunteers who parachuted during WW-II beyond Nazi lines in dare missions to organize resistance and save Jews from extermination. She was captured, tortured and eventually executed. Standing by her grave in Budapesht (1947): Yaakov Salomon, Shosh Spector, Amnon Yona and Yossef Harari. In 1950, Hannah's remains were brought to Israel for burial on Mount Herzl in Jerusalem.

The vessel was named in memory of Hannah Senesh - one of 32 Jewish volunteers who parachuted during WW-II beyond Nazi lines in dare missions to organize resistance and save Jews from extermination. She was captured, tortured and eventually executed. Standing by her grave in Budapesht (1947): Yaakov Salomon, Shosh Spector, Amnon Yona and Yossef Harari. In 1950, Hannah's remains were brought to Israel for burial on Mount Herzl in Jerusalem.

Auschwitz Concentration Camp / November 2012 - Amelia Barnes

Auschwitz Concentration Camp / November 2012 - Amelia Barnes

SS General Reinhard Heydrich's assassins, Czech partisans, lie dead in front of the Carlo Boromeo Church (now the St. Cyril and Methodius Church). Prague, Czechoslovakia, June 1942.  — Czechoslovak News Agency

SS General Reinhard Heydrich's assassins, Czech partisans, lie dead in front of the Carlo Boromeo Church (now the St. Cyril and Methodius Church). Prague, Czechoslovakia, June — Czechoslovak News Agency

Shot Lidice men and children. Some of the boys was not yet 15 years old.

173 Lidice men shot to death in the garden of Horákova estate. Burned out Lidice, destroyed St.

Written statement of Jan Kubis and Jozef Gabčík signed before their departure to Operation Anthropoid.

Written statement of Jan Kubis and Jozef Gabčík signed before their departure to Operation Anthropoid.

D-Day

D-Day “You are about to embark upon the Greatest Crusade. Eisenhower, D-Day: June

Thatcher joins US President Ronald Reagan (pulled along by his pet dog, Lucky) for a walk through the White House Rose Garden, on Feb. 20, 1985.AP

Photos: Margaret Thatcher, through the years

Thatcher joins US President Ronald Reagan (pulled along by his pet dog, Lucky) for a walk through the White House Rose Garden, on Feb.

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A GI peers inquisitively into what remains of a former "impregnable" Nazi concrete pillbox, on a beach at Saint-Laurant-sur-Mer. This and similar emplacements were stormed and quieted as American assault troops stormed the beaches for the landings on France. June 15, 1944

Royalty Free Pictures of the D-day invasion of France.

Members of the Czech government were forced to attend Heydrichs funeral This Day in History: Operation Anthropoid http://dingeengoete.blogspot.com/

Members of the Czech government were forced to attend Heydrichs funeral

Heydrich's swastika draped coffin was mounted on a gun carriage and taken to the Invalidenfriedhof for burial - Good Riddance!

After his assassination, Reinhard Heydrich's swastika draped coffin was mounted on a gun carriage and taken to the Invalidenfriedhof for burial - Good Riddance!

The "Last Jew of Vinnitsa" is kneeling before a filled mass grave in Vinnitsa, Ukraine in 1941, where all 28,000 Jews were massacred. This is from soldier Einsatzgruppen's personal photo album.

A picture from an Einsatzgruppen soldier’s personal album, labelled on the back as “Last Jew of Vinnitsa”. It shows a member of Einsatzgruppe D just about to shoot a Jewish man kneeling before a filled mass grave in Vinnitsa, Ukraine, in 1941

Fotógrafo compra câmera e encontra imagens da Primeira Guerra: Fotografia da Primeira Guerra encontrada pelo fotógrafo Chris A. Hughes (Foto: Chris A. Hughes)

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