Category: history

Last Line of Defense 

Volksturm men armed with panzerfausts in Berlin, March 10, 1945. These gentlemen faced almost certain death against veteran, professional Red Army soldiers and their powerful arsenal of tanks, planes and artillery. Truly a sad scene.

(via World War 2)

Stalin Poster 

1946, Soviet Joseph Stalin poster.  Caption reads: “Long live our teacher, our father, our leader Comrade Stalin!

(via Soviet)