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German Atrocities/Gardelegen

William Vandivert1945-04-17

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Ghastly charred body of political prisoner leaning against brick pillar where he tried to reach an overturned can of water, one of over 150 burned alive by the Nazis in a warehouse 4 days ago to prevent their liberation by the advancing American forces.

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  • Title: German Atrocities/Gardelegen
  • Date: 1945-04-17
  • Location: Gardelegen, Germany
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Wwii, Death, Germany, German, Wars, Atrocities, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: William Vandivert
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_266688
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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