14 August 1945. when news of victory in Japan came out people celebrated in the streets. and two complete strangers shared a kiss that shows such passion. i absolutely love this photo. and i hope that one day i can be this passionate about something. anything. 67th anniversary is 14 august 2012
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Helmut Oberlander. Member of a Nazi death squad that executed 91,678 people in southern Russia. He emigrated to Canada. Authorities started deportation process against him in 1995, causing him to flee to the US. He was tracked by Eli Rosenbaum and returned to Canada on May 8, 1995. His citizenship was revoked in 2008, He appealed, contending that he had been forcibly conscripted when he was only 17.
Natalya Fyodorovna Meklin (born Kravtsova) -1922–2005 - was a much decorated World War II combat pilot in one of the three women-only Soviet air regiments. They were nicknamed the 'Night Witches' by their German opponents. Born in the Ukraine, in 1940 she joined the glider school at the Kiev Young Pioneer Palace. In 1942 when she was 19, she joined the Night Witches, piloting a Polikarpov Po-2 light bomber, and by the end of the war had flown 980 night missions.
Gründer und Chef des Sicherheitsdienstes Gruppenführer Reinhard Heydrich. Reinhard Heydrich was the proto-typical Aryan German, as well as an enigmatic, cold, and vicious Nazi. More than any other single man, even Himmler and Hitler, Heydrich was responsible for the implementation of the Holocaust. Yet, he was a devoted father who would sometimes weep during moving passages of his favorite music. He was assassinated in 1942. His death unleashed Hell on the surrounding countryside.
Mala Zimetbaum and Edward (Edek) Galinski - also known as Romeo and Juliet from Birkenau. A Jewish woman, Mala, and Polish political prisoner, Edek – both arrested and sent to Auschwitz. They met, they fall in love in a place which was all about death and destruction. Together, they escaped in June 1944 to a nearby town. Soon after their escape, Edek watched from a distance as Mala was arrested in a store where she was trying to buy bread. Edek turned himself in, and both were executed.