A sign reading “DAMN IT! SLOW DOWN: A TANK MAY BE COMING” is posted at intersection in the American sector during the campaign to take the Anzio area in Italy from occupying German forces during World War II, photographed by George Silk for LIFE Magazine.
D-Day: The Normandy Invasion. The spirit of the American Soldier: this beachhead is secure. Fellow Soldiers erected this monument to an American Soldier somewhere on the shell-blasted coast of Normandy.
♥ Otto Frank and his second wife in Basel (Switzerland). Elfriede, known as ‘Fritzi’, lost her husband and her son in the Holocaust. She and her daughter survived the concentration camps. Otto Frank and Fritzi Markovits are married on 10 November
Paraguay, July Carl Duball, the head of the Gestapo, leaving the country.