Ralph Morse—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images A family seeks safety beside a Jeep as French Resistance fighters and Free French troops try to take out a German sniper during the Liberation of Paris in August
The Moment of Liberation, 1945 [[MORE]] This is such a powerful photo. It was taken in April, 1945 by Major Clarence Benjamin and shows a train of Jewish prisoners that had been intercepted by Allied Forces. This is the moment they learned that the.
Cats in Photography: Portrait of Claudette Blance, an intelligence officer in the French Resistance (Maquis) and a lieutenant in the Free French Army, with her cat. Her house was used as a 'safe house' by the 'Jude' Jedburgh Team in
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On demands from the Germans, French police round up and deport Jews from Paris, August Many of the French Gendarmes were complicit with this and did not bat an eyelid deporting their own countrymen while others helped them.
A French man and woman fight with captured German weapons. As both civilians & members of the French Forces of the Interior took the fight to the Germans, in Paris in August of prior to the surrender of German forces and the Liberation of Paris on August