German civilian prisoners captured by the patriots during the uprising in Warsaw, when the Polish Home Army rose against the Nazis.
Soviet cavalry passing a sign at the German border.
It says “Here it is - cursed Gemany”
»man’s skull (…) is equal to the universe, for in it is contained all that sees in it. likewise the sun and whole starry sky of comets and the sun pass in it and shine and move as in nature.
is not the whole universe that strange skull in which meteors, suns, comets and planets rush endlessly?
— malevich (1922)"
St Paul’s Bomb Damage
20th October 1940: St Paul’s Cathedral after a direct hit during the blitz in London.
Photocredit: Fox Photos
A scout of the 325th “Dvina” Infantry Division, Guard Sergeant Alexey Frolchenko (1905-1967), who was awarded the Order of the Red Star for his action at the Battle of Kursk.