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JOHANNA WOLF born in Munich, she joined Hitler's personal secretariat in 1929 as a typist, at which time she also became a Nazi Party member. As the senior secretary and a dedicated Nazi she was a trusted member of Hitler's entourage, and remained with him when he withdrew to the Führerbunker in central Berlin as the Red Army approached. On 22 April 1945, however, Hitler, having decided to stay and die in Berlin, sent Wolf and Christa Schroeder to his house at Berchtesgaden in Bavaria.

JOHANNA WOLF born in Munich, she joined Hitler's personal secretariat in 1929 as a typist, at which time she also became a Nazi Party member. As the senior secretary and a dedicated Nazi she was a trusted member of Hitler's entourage, and remained with him when he withdrew to the Führerbunker in central Berlin as the Red Army approached. On 22 April 1945, however, Hitler, having decided to stay and die in Berlin, sent Wolf and Christa Schroeder to his house at Berchtesgaden in Bavaria.

Witold Pilecki - To prove that Auschwitz was killing people, not a labor camp, forged papers,entered a ghetto roundup, and was sent to Auschwitz. He redistributed food to prisoners, trained them in martial arts, and passed news out. He & a few others beat up guards, stole their clothes and left the camp carrying the guard's stolen papers. They were in the woods for 3 days, til they met up with the Home Army and passed the info on. This was the first  evidence of the existence of death camps.

Witold Pilecki - To prove that Auschwitz was killing people, not a labor camp…

I've always loved this image. The power and compassion to help a child outweighed a soldier's duty. He probably risked his life for this.

42 emocionantes momentos en que la compasión humana venció a la violencia

An East German soldier helping a boy cross the newly formed ‘Berlin Wall,’ The boy was found on the opposite side of the wall from his family. Despite given orders by the East German government to let no one pass, the soldier helped the boy through

Founding of the Nazi Party in Munich, 1925. From left: Rosenberg, Buch, Schwarz, Hitler, Gregor Strasser, Himmler. Lower right: Julius Streicher

Founding of the Nazi Party in Munich, 1925. From left: Rosenberg, Buch, Schwarz, Hitler, Gregor Strasser, Himmler. Lower right: Julius Streicher

The soldier and the nurse from the D-Day kiss picture in Times Square

The soldier and the nurse from the famous picture 'kissing the war goodbye'. beautiful people that have made millions smile

David Rosner-David was only 3 sadly murdered in a concentration camp in Ukraine in 1940

David Rosner-David was only 3 sadly murdered in a concentration camp in Ukraine in 1940

Black History Month Lesson Plans and Activities

Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.

Give 'em hell, Navy! We'll give you the best we've got. Eastern Aircraft. Good men -- working together. This WWII Poster from the General Motors Eastern Aircraft Division shows a factory worker shaking the hand of a Navy pilot. Vintage WWII Poster.

Good Men Working Together

Give 'em hell, Navy! Good men -- working together. This WWII Poster from the General Motors Eastern Aircraft Division shows a factory worker shaking the hand of a Navy pilot.

Soldiers of the 45th U.S. Infantry Division compel young men belonging to a chapter of the Hitlerjugend, or Hitler Youth, to view one of many railway cars filled with corpses on the grounds of Dachau.

World War II - American troops force suspected Hitler Youth members to view the bodies found in rail cars at the Dachau Concentration Camp.

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