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Bodies of Dachau inmates awaiting cremation upon discovery by troops of the U. Army (May even though they might not be living, these prisoners were picked because it shows how the Nazis dehumanized the Jews. Throwing their bodies in piles

The most notorious and the best documented of these massacres took place on September 29–30, 1941, where in 33,771 Jews were killed in a single operation. The decision to kill all the Jews in Kiev was made by the military governor, Major-General Kurt Eberhard, the Police Commander for Army Group South.  It is estimated that between 100,000 and 150,000 more lives were taken at Babi Yar.

Nazis sift through the enormous pile of clothing left behind by the victims of the massacre.The History Place - Holocaust Timeline: Massacre at Babi Yar

W.W. II, "Comfort Woman"

One of the many Korean women forced into sexual slavery by the Japanese Imperial Army during WWII. "as though she was a 'comfort woman' dragged in against her will, and I was the Japanese soldier demanding her services"

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World War II Russia - a bandaged boy and his white cat among the ruins

Hemingway and his first wife, Hadley, on their wedding day in 1921

Celebrating Hemingway’s Life in Photos

Ernest Hemingway y Elizabeth Hadley. 3 de septiembre de Horton’s Bay, Michigan.

If you thought you and your family had skeletons in your closet, wait until you read these 25 sordid and salacious tales compiled from a Reddit thread. Some of these stories are harrowing, some unbelievable, and some downright insane.

25 People Describe Their Horrifying Family Backstories

25 People Describe Their Scariest Family Secrets - Pretty freaky stuff but I think I may have them all beat! My list is longer than 25 scary family secrets.

Corpses lie in one of the open railcars of the Dachau death train. The train consisted of nearly 40 rail cars containing the bodies of between 2,000 and 3,000 prisoners who were evacuated from Buchenwald on April 7, 1945. The train arrived in Dachau on the afternoon of April 28.

Dachau remembered - 80 years later

Corpses lie in one of the open railcars of the Dachau death train. The train consisted of nearly 40 rail cars containing the bodies of between & prisoners who were evacuated from Buchenwald on April The train arrived in Dachau on the afternoon of April 28

Ярослав Экспресс - Лагерь на Майданеке (часть II)-Majdanek concentration camp was liberated by the Soviet Army

The Holocaust, WWII: Concentration Camp inmate after liberation, Dachau, Germany, 1945

Jesse Owens after receiving gold medal for the long jump. Take that Hitler!

"Jesse Owens Wins Gold In Nazi Germany": The 1936 Berlin Olympic Games were marked by Hitler's desire to showcase Aryan supremacy and American Jesse Owens' refusal to play along. Owens won four gold medals at the games including the long jump.

Buchenwald, Germany, 14/04/1945, Corpses of prisoners, before being cremated, in the camp.

Buchenwald, Germany, April 1945 - Corpses of prisoners, before being cremated, in the camp.

Young mine worker, Utah or Colorado, late 1800s

Miner Boy working in a coal mine… and kids think they have it tough today. Before the Child labor laws were put into effect.

German civilians are forced by American troops to bear witness to Nazi atrocities at Buchenwald concentration camp, mere miles from their own homes, April 1945

Inside 1945 Buchenwald with LIFE: " German civilians are forced by American troops to bear witness to Nazi atrocities at Buchenwald concentration camp, mere miles from their own homes, April With Elie Wiesel in Night

British Paintings: Childhood And Child Labour In The British Industrial Revolution

Britain's child slaves: They started at lived off acorns and had nails put through their ears for shoddy work. - Childhood and Child Labour in The British Industrial Revolution by Professor Jane Humphries

An English girl comforts her doll in the rubble of her bomb-damaged home in 1940. - From Fox Photos/Getty Images

40 Must-See Photos From The Past

Black and White - Little girl comforting her doll in the ruins of her bomb damaged home, London, 1940

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