The largest invasion in human history begins. 4 million men supported by 600,000 vehicles & 750,000 horses attacked 3,000 kilometer-long front against Russia.
LUMBERJILLS [really!] At first, the Women's Timber Corps (WTC) was separated from the Women's Land Army in 1942. Billeted at farms or sometimes living in forest huts, they worked in all weathers, from snow to sunshine. They underwent training in everything from felling, snedding (stripping side shoots from felled branches), loading, working with the horses, driving tractors and also how to operate sawmills. MANY great photos at the link!
Soviet Ski soldiers at the Hermitage Museum during the siege of Lennigrad. 1943
The European Atrocity You Never Heard About - In the largest episode of forced migration in history, millions of German-speaking civilians were sent to Germany from Czechoslovakia and other European countries after World War II by order of the United States, Britain, and the Soviet Union.
World War I, 1914. Christmas in German trenches.
Su clase de historia es muy interesante y divertida. En clase, el escribe mucho.
"The last Jew in Vinnitsa" written on the back of the photograph found in a photo album belonging to a German soldier.
1941, Union Soviétique, 2 "Gebrirgsjäger" allemands (troupes de montagne) observent une maison en feu |