World War II: Rare Pictures

World War II: Rare Pictures

It’s hard to imagine how photographers did their job during the war, but obviously they had to do it with a gun in their hands sometimes…Thanks to their dedication and courage we can see the horrors of that war today.

Here you can see rare photographs of life at the front and behind enemy lines.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Soviet soldiers open the gates of the Auschwitz camp liberating prisoners, 1945.

World War II: Rare Pictures

A child on the street of sieged Leningrad under the poster “Kill the German monster!”. 1942.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Fighters – reindeer breeders of the Karelia front. Polar region defence.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Fighters – reindeer breeders of the Karelia front. Polar region defence.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Kolkhoz workers are listening to reports of the Soviet Information Bureau. 1941.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Orphanage for disabled children in the rear of the USSR.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Children prepare presents for wounded soldiers from the Moscow hospital. 1942.

World War II: Rare Pictures

The Opakhovs family walking in sieged Leningrad. 1942.

World War II: Rare Pictures

A group of soldiers from the Kalinin Front reading the report of the Soviet Information Bureau. 1942.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Children going to school along the street of the liberated village. 1942-43.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Woman from the liberated Ukrainian village treats the driver of tank T-34 to a watermelon.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Family meets a Soviet soldier in his native village.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Tankers of the Voronezh front have rest. 1943.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Medical instructor applies a bandage to the head of second lieutenant N.S. Smirnov. 1943.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Soviet 122 mm howitzers in liberated Belgorod. 1943.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Horse soldiers of the first Belorussian front in the liberated village. 1944.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Squadron-leader, captain Skomorokhov by his pursuit plane, an La-5 in Hungary, 1945.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Soviet soldier near 203 mm howitzer B-4 that has just fired at Berlin for the first time.

World War II: Rare Pictures

Destroyed German fighters Fw.190 at the airfield near Berlin. 1945.

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3 thoughts on “World War II: Rare Pictures”

  1. It is sad that even PhD student who lives in the West has such crazy views. Russians like him blame Georgians, Jews, etc. Why Germans don’t blame Austrians for their Hitler?

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