June 1944 Dead German soldier in photo was one of the "last stand" defenders of German-held Cherbourg. Captain Earl Topley, right, who led one of the first American units into the city on June said the German had killed three of his men.
nurses walk along a beach in Normandy, France on July after they had waded through the surf from their landing craft. They are on their way to field hospitals to care for the wounded allied soldiers.” (AP) - pin by Paolo Marzioli
Hans-Georg Henke - 16 Year Old German soldier crying. This combination of three photographs shows the reaction of a old German soldier after he was captured by U. forces, at an unknown location in Germany, in (AP Photo)
Frank Scherschel—Time & Life Pictures/Getty ImagesFrom D-Day until Christmas German prisoners of war were shipped off to American detention facilities at a rate of per month. Above: Captured German troops, June