Bodies of American soldiers who, after being taken prisoners of war, were machine gunned down in cold blood on Dec. 17, 1944 by German SS troops under Col. Joachim Peiper in an incident which became known as the Malmedy Massacre.


  • Date: 1945
  • Location: Malmedy, Belgium
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: German, Wars, Dead, Wwii, American, Belgium, Military, Casualties, Atrocities, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: John Florea
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_632003
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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