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Circa 1945: GIs watch one of their Russian allies as he goes out walking with

For eight weeks in 1945, as Berlin fell to the Russian army, a young woman kept a daily record of life in her apartment building and among its residents.

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Following their repulse of a German counterattack, Soviet infantrymen and tanks pursue the retreating enemy

Soldiers hoist the Soviet flag over Berlin

Polish flag raised on the top of Berlin Victory Column on May 2, 1945.

This posed photo of the Americans soldiers, left, meeting the Russians on the Elbe

Battle in Berlin

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The Russians forced everyone to work. The city had been practically demolished by the Allied bombers, followed by weeks of shelling and street fighting.

Soviet censors who examined the photo noticed that one of the soldiers had a wristwatch on each arm, indicating he had been looting.

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A column of refugees in the Soviet Union, following the

2nd May 1945: The Battle of Berlin ends with the German surrender to the USSR

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Members of the German army prepare to unload Marder military vehicles at the Sestokai railway station, about 109 miles west of the capital Vilnius, ...

Devastation in Berlin Soviet troops at the Brandenburg Gate

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Treptower Park's Soviet Memorial, in Berlin

THE GERMAN DEFENSE OF BERLIN, 1945. By OBERST WILHELM WILLEMER

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A Soviet soldier raises the. Hammer & Sickle atop the Reichstag

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March 1945: Photo of 16-year-old Willi Hübner being awarded the Iron Cross II Class medal for his defense of Lauban

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Russian troops hoist the red banner of the Soviet Army after Stalingrad

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Women in the ruins of Berlin (1945)

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As the Red Army advanced westward in March 1945, Soviet troops were sometimes required to

Soviet officers and U.S. soldiers during a friendly meeting on the Elbe River in April of 1945.

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Red Army soldier raises the Soviet flag over the Reichstag in Berlin

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After General Dwight D. Eisenhower decided against advancing on Berlin, American troops captured Leipzig, Germany's fifth largest city.

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Field Marshall Wilhelm Keitel signing the German surrender terms on May 7, 1945.

Germany, Berlin, Tiergarten, 8th May 2019, Soviet soldiers are remembered in a

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Battle for the centre

German Brandenburger commando troops firing at Soviet troops on a bridge over the Oder River with

A Woman in Berlin: Eight Weeks in the Conquered City: A Diary by Anonymous

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First Lt. Myron King (second from left) and fellow airmen in Greenland, October 1944. (Courtesy of Myron L. King)

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German women washing clothes at a water hydrant in a Berlin street. A knocked-out German scout car stands beside them, 3 July 1945.

The area extending north beyond the Brandenburg Gate was later controlled by Soviets for almost 40 year. Note the portrait of Stalin in the center.

A German soldier sits among the ruins of the Reichstag after the Russian entry into Berlin in 1945

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DEFENSE INSTALLATIONS

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April 1945: a member of the Volkssturm, the German home defence militia, armed with Panzerschreck, outside Berlin.

1945 WW2 Russian soldiers proudly hold their national symbol the Hammer and Sickle Flag in Berlin

Men of the American 7th Army pour through a breach in the Siegfried Line defenses, on their way to Karlsruhe, Germany on March 27, 1945, which lies on the ...

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In May 1945 1.5 million Red Army soldiers fell on the city. Berlin became part of the Soviet empire. Its clocks were changed to Moscow time.

the Fuehrer inspects boy-soldiers defending Berlin April 20, 1945

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A Soviet victory parade in Berlin, September 1945.

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Escape from East Berlin

Below: Young replacements huddle in a foxhole on the Russian Front in early 1942--now out of the Hitler Youth and in the German Army--and soon to face the ...

There were no German soldiers left except for young boys so the 'Charlemagne battalion' of the French SS was sent to defend Berlin.

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The original photo (left) was altered (right) by editing the watch on the soldier's right wrist.

The altar of mankind. Berlin in utter ruins, 1945. Every drop of their holy blood was a seed of truth. Every drop a spark of valor on the anvil of ...

Soviet Russian soldiers enter the Frankfurter Allee railway station in Berlin 1945, carrying submachine guns