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Child solider of the Hitler Youth taken prisoner by U.S. troops near Forbach, Germany in March of 1945.

Nineteen-year old German Hitler Youth soldier taken prisoner by US troops near Forbach (Alsace), March

Wounded flak crew.Wounded Hitler Youth "flak helpers", members of the "flak generation" of German children, receive the War Merit Cross, Second Class, 1944. Next year, they would be enlisting children even younger.

Wounded Hitler Youth "flak helpers", members of the "flak generation" of German children, receive the War Merit Cross, Second Class,

Históricas mis historias: Fotografías de un niño soldado alemán capturado en la Segunda Guerra Mundial.

Históricas mis historias: Fotografías de un niño soldado alemán capturado en la Segunda Guerra Mundial.

German Prisoners of War, France c.1944.

German Prisoners of War, France (Nb. We think that the badge that has been removed from the Grefrieter's sleeve could be a 'Crimea Shield'.

SS-Obersturmbannfuehrer Karl Adolf Eichmann (1906-1962) was head of the Department for Jewish Affairs in the Gestapo from 1941 to 1945 and was...

Karl Adolf Eichmann was head of the Department for Jewish Affairs in the Gestapo. He was a German Nazi. He also was one of the main organizers of the Holocaust.

NO HAY EDAD PARA LUCHAR POR LA MADRE PATRIA

EA A cheerful young German boy soldier captured by the Armoured Division Third US Army near Kulmbach Germany 15 April Although wearing a German Army uniform he had not been issued arms

The most wanted Nazi war criminal in the world is reported to have died recently, and guess where he was hiding? His name is Alois Brunner and he was known as Adolf Eichmann's "best man." He was Eichmann's personal assistant and right hand man, and he was single handedly responsible for sending an estimated 144,000…

Alois Brunner was Eichmann's personal assistant and right hand man, and he was single handedly responsible for sending an estimated Jews to their deaths. He was the most wanted Nazi war criminal in the world and he died in 2010 in Damascus, Syria.

Teenage German soldier captured by the Allies in France, 1944. Near the end, children as young as 12 were pressed into service more often as messengers but also as crew members of crew-served weapons and even riflemen. Their history is one more dark chapter of the demise of Nazi Germany.

A young German soldier (exact age unknown) after being captured by Allied forces at Normandy. Probably a member of SS "Hitlerjugend". The AVERAGE age of these boy-soldiers was about 18 years.

Terror A 15-year-old German soldier, who joined the army to support himself following the death of his parents, cries after being captured by the U.S. 9th Army in Rechtenbach, Germany, during Word War II.

nickdrake: “ A fifteen year old German soldier, Hans-Georg Henke, cries after being captured by the US Army in Rechtenbach, Germany, on April He was a member of the Luftwaffe anti-air.

GENERAL SEPP DIETRICH, COMMANDER 1ST SS LIEBSTANDARTE

Bundesarchiv Sepp Dietrich 1941 im Griechenland-Feldzug