Epacris (epacris) wrote,

War-end and photos discovered during search to back up query, below

Department of the Navy -- Naval Historical Centre: Online Library of Selected Images

A vast resource: www.archives.gov/research/ww2/

One of the many pictures from this site. It may be by Lee Miller, or I may have seen her picture of the same scene, which I remember being framed slightly differently.
187. A general of the Volkssturm lies dead on the floor of city hall, Leipzig, Germany.


He committed suicide rather than face U.S. Army troops who captured the city on April 19, 1945.

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