Berlin, May 1945: The majestic entrance to a building in the German capital bears all the scars of the bitter fighting. Parked -- and ruined -- in front of the building is a Volkswagen Schwimmwagen, literally a "VW Swim Wagon." Otherwise known as Type 166, this VW remains the most numerous mass-produced amphibious car in history. Only 163 are known by the Schwimmwagen Registry to remain today, and only 13 have survived without restoration work.

Berlin, May 1945: The majestic entrance to a building in the German capital bears all the scars of the bitter fighting. Parked -- and ruined -- in front of the building is a Volkswagen Schwimmwagen, literally a "VW Swim Wagon." Otherwise known as Type 166, this VW remains the most numerous mass-produced amphibious car in history. Only 163 are known by the Schwimmwagen Registry to remain today, and only 13 have survived without restoration work.

Nazi Flak tower. Used against allied aircraft in Europe. They had an air defense range of 14km and could put up 8,000 rounds in a minute!!!

Nazi Flak tower. Used against allied aircraft in Europe. They had an air defense range of 14km and could put up 8,000 rounds in a minute!!!

*Late 1930's - German, Austrian and Czechoslovakian children of Jewish descent were permitted to leave their countries and families on the Kindertransport; a train bound for Britain.  These children ranged in age from infant to 17 and were placed with families in Britain.  Many never saw their parents again.

*Late 1930's - German, Austrian and Czechoslovakian children of Jewish descent were permitted to leave their countries and families on the Kindertransport; a train bound for Britain. These children ranged in age from infant to 17 and were placed with families in Britain. Many never saw their parents again.

Americans and Russians meet up - ww2 1945

Americans and Russians meet up - ww2 1945

The Frank family: Otto, Anne, Edith and Margot.

The Frank family: Otto, Anne, Edith and Margot.

German 88's firing at allied aircraft.

German 88's firing at allied aircraft.

Disabled Veteran, 1943

Disabled Veteran, 1943

1943年2月 ニューギニアのビーチ・バナの砂に埋もれる米軍兵

1943年2月 ニューギニアのビーチ・バナの砂に埋もれる米軍兵

In 1945, two atomic bombs were dropped on two cities in Japan. It was the world's first use of the atomic bomb

1945年8月~被爆した広島、長崎~ 写真特集

In 1945, two atomic bombs were dropped on two cities in Japan. It was the world's first use of the atomic bomb

Berlin 1945

Berlin 1945

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