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Horace Sharp and his squad [Annotator's Note: 1st Squad, 1st Platoon, Company B, 1st Battalion, 18th Infantry Regiment...
Thomas Kingsley and the 27th Tank Battalion, 20th Armored Division helped take the city of Munich. They fought against...
Henry A. Tacket and the USS Heermann (DD-532) returned to the United States after the Battle of Leyte Gulf. The ship...
C. Charles Collie heard on 6 August [Annotator's Note: 1945] that the atomic bomb had been used on Hiroshima. He knew...
As the war was coming to an end, Arthur Staymates and his outfit [Annotator's Note: Company B, 1st Battalion, 26th...
Louis Frydman felt the Warsaw ghetto uprising was just a matter of choosing how to die. [Annotator's Note: Frydman...
On 25 April 1945, Laszlo Schwarc was among 3,600 prisoners put on 80 cattle cars from the Muhldorf concentration camp...
A German soldier runs to surrender. "ETO-HQ-44-27016. Roberts. 25 Nov. Signal corps photo. A Nazi soldier, hands high...
A German soldier surrenders to American troops. "ETO-HQ-45-15820. Bell. 26 Feb. Signal corps photo. German soldier at...
A surrendering Japanese soldier, surrounded by Marines, is pulled up out of a foxhole. There is a machine gun on a...
A surrendering Japanese soldier, surrounded by Marines, is pulled up out of a foxhole. "Jap surrenders on Kwajelein."...
Photograph. Large group of American airmen gathering around a Japanese Mitsubishi G4M "Betty" bomber at Ie Shima...
Photograph. American airmen tying a rope to a Japanese Mitsubishi G4M "Betty" bomber at Ie Shima Airfield while the...
Photograph. Japanese delegation gathering under the wing of a Douglas C-54 Skymaster; a large group of airmen and a...
Photograph. Five American officers standing at attention in front of a Japanese delegation standing under the wing of a...
Photograph. Naked Japanese soldier sitting on the ground while United States Marines stand behind him with rifles at...
Photograph. Chinese Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek (second from left) and United States Marine Major General Keller E....
Photograph. German citizens surrendering to armed American soldiers on cobblestone street in city park. Official...
German commanders at the negotiating table. "ETO-HQ-45-45311. Meserlin, Jr., 6 May. Signal corps photo. Terms of...
German prisoners emerge from a bunker. "ETO-HQ-44-5933. Franklin. 27 June. Signal corps photo. German prisoners as they...
Photograph. United States Army soldier pointing a handgun at two surrendering German soldiers; the Germans have their...
Photograph. German soldiers surrendering to members of the 3rd Infantry Division troops in an open field; American...
Photograph. German soldiers surrendering to United States Army soldiers from the 7th Armored Division on a hillside....
Photograph. German half-timbered house with white surrender flag out front. Personal caption on photo reverse: "Our...
In the War Room in Rhiems. "ETO-HQ-45-45310. Meserlin, Jr. 6 May. Signal corps photo. In the war room of Supreme Allied...
Photograph. Japanese climb a ladder into an airplane. Personal caption on photo reverse:“"Japs on way to peace...
Photograph. Members of Japanese surrender delegation walking out of U.S. transport plane; U.S. soldiers visible near...
Photograph. Japanese delegation gathering under the wing of a Douglas C-54 Skymaster; a large group of airmen and a...
Photograph. Japanese delegation being led from a Japanese Mitsubishi G4M "Betty" bomber to a Douglas C-54 Skymaster by...
Photograph. Japanese Foreign Minister Mamoru Shigemitsu signing the Japanese Instrument of Surrender aboard the USS...
Photograph. Japanese General Yoshijirō Umezu signing the Japanese Instrument of Surrender while U.S. General Douglas...
Photograph. Photograph of the Japanese Instrument of Surrender. Official Caption: "Rome, 9/21/45. JAPANESE SURRENDER...
Photograph. Japanese military officers laying their swords on a table in a city plaza; a line of armed United States...
Photograph. Japanese officer climbing up a ladder to board a Douglas C-54 Skymaster; a large crowd of airmen are in the...
Photograph. Japanese officer waiting to climb up a ladder to board a Douglas C-54 Skymaster; a large crowd of airmen...
Photograph. Japanese officer wearing a lifejacket climbing up a ladder to board a Douglas C-54 Skymaster; a large crowd...

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