German woman using sheet to cover bodies of 2 children who were killed by their mother who then killed herself after hearing that her husband had lost his life fighting on the outskirts of the city after its liberation by Allied forces.


  • Title: Frankfurt, Germany Essay
  • Date: 1945-05
  • Location: Schweinfurt, Germany
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Wwii, Germany, Suicides, Civilian, Casualties, Wars, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_765149
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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