A Squadron of United States P-47 Thunderbolt aircraft on the ground at the airfield of the former German aircraft works of Bachmann & von Blumenthal & Co. KG, in the city of Furth, Germany, near Nuremberg. The entire Squadron takes off from the airfield, two aircraft at a time.
Statue of Karl Marx on his grave stone in Highgate Cemetery, London. A picture of Karl Marx. Scenes in the Soviet Union. Soviet soldiers walking slowly in loose formation. Bolsheviks standing with a large banner. Damaged shops on a street. "One way" street signs in several languages. Large gathering of people carrying signs reading: "Frieden" (Peace, in German). A sign reading: "HALT, Landesgrenze" marking a German provincial boundary. A sign in German, designating the customs border at Furth im Wald, Bavaria ("Zollgrenz-Bezirk, Furth i.Wald"). East German border guards setting obstacles and sentry paths. Picture of Günter Litfin, a twenty-four-year-old tailor, who swam across the Spree Canal to West Germany on 24 August 1961. View of him being fatally shot from across the border, by East German guards, as he is being pulled into West Germany (the first such fatality at the East West German border). Animated map of the world with label references to Berlin,1961; Havana, 1959; Budapest, 1956; Coyoacan, 1940; and Kronstadt, 1921.
Bomb damage to Siemens Schuckert factory in Nuremberg, Germany. Polish, Russian and French refugees in a camp await trip to home. Women cook, women with their children and belongings get down from a truck. German women live in raid shelters, hang clothes on lines. Children play around the wall, flags on a building in Furth. Truck convoy passes by the streets. Bomb damage to Messerschmitt factory at Regensburg.
Ruins in Bavaria after World War II. Exteriors of a factory in Bavaria. Bomb damage to the factory. Mountains in background. Workers clean up rubble in the factory. German civilians read newspapers stuck on billboards.
The Dachau Concentration Camp in Bavaria, Germany. Freight and cattle carts contain bodies. Dead bodies on rail tracks. German soldiers, the enemy garrison of the camp, march on the streets. Demolished buildings in the background. Jeeps and trucks loaded with civilians pass on the street.
The Dachau Concentration Camp in Bavaria, Germany. Prisoners mill the camp street. Numerous prisoners walk in the premises. Building in the background. Trees on either side of the street.