After the attack on Pearl Harbor, Colonel Ruby Bradley was captured by the Japanese in the Philippines. After her capture, Bradley continued to work as a nurse in POW camps until She is the most-decorated woman in US military history.
Braver than any man: Revealed for the first time, the awe-inspiring courage of two British sisters who waged a one-family war on the Nazis - and were left with emotional scars that never healed
A battered German officer sits on the pavement during the Prague Uprising. The uprising was an attempt by the Czech Resistance to liberate the city of Prague from German occupation. Events began on 5 May 1945
Alexander Graham Bell inventor of the telephone. Bell would have been known to history simply as Alexander Bell, but he was highly jealous of his brothers’ middle names and asked for and received one for his birthday.
Jan Karski, a WWII Polish diplomat, became the first eyewitness to give information to Allies about the Holocaust. He traveled to the United States with Anthony Eden, the British Foreign Minister at the time, where they met and talked to President Frankli
A very rare photo of Anne Frank. Merwedeplein, Amsterdam, May 1941 - I was so shocked to see this photo. I did not seek to find a photo of Anne Frank. We all read the book. I did not have a separate PIN to put it in.
Blisteringly sexy, she killed Nazis with her bare hands and had a 5 million-franc bounty on her head. As she dies at 98, the extraordinary story of the real Charlotte Gray
France was liberated in and women accused of having collaborated with Nazi personnel, are humiliated in public. At a time when people were overjoyed at seeing the Nazis leave, this image would have evoked feelings of victory.