Blown up by Soviet troops during their retreat in the Germans and the reduced iron bridge across the Dnieper River in the occupied Smolensk. After the bridge is visible destruction of the lower Nicholas Church with a bell tower.
Germany invaded Greece on April This is a May 1941 military archival photograph of a halftrack with an anti-aircraft gun parked incongruously amidst the grandeur of ancient ruins at the Temple of Zeus in Athens. Via the Bundesarchiv
Operation Barbarossa: German soldiers watch a building burn in Smolensk, Russia during street fighting. #WorldWar2