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21 WW2 Photos That You Must See

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This is – or rather, was – the town of Heilbronn, Germany. Like so many European towns during World War II, this one was all but obliterated by the war. More trees are seen standing in this photograph than buildings. At least a church spire is clearly remaining; that likely gave the poor civilians some solace, and even shelter, as all the rest of their town was destroyed in a conflict they weren’t even involved in (except for their men … )

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