Some truly unforgettable pictures from the Second World War.Some of these images may be a little too graphic and disturbing.
The Marines raise the U.S. flag on Iwo Jima, one of the most iconic in the world.
Polish resistance fighters during the short-lived Warsaw Uprising against the Nazis.
Women and children shot dead by Nazi forces in Poland.
The crew of the Enola Gay together with Col.Paul Tibbets shortly before their flight to Hiroshima.
The hiroshima bombs, captured on the ground floor, are only about 7 km from the city.
U.S. Marines resting in a field during the Battle of Guadalcanal.
Japanese Foreign Minister Shigemitsu signs the instrument of surrender that marks the end of World War II.
Canadian troops during the Allied invasion of Sicily.
Charles De Gaulle holds a victory parade on the Champs de Elysses after the Liberation of Paris by the Allies.
Parisians line the streets to celebrate the liberation of their city and greet the troops.
German officers captured after the liberation of Paris.
Survivors in the Buchenwald concentration camp after being liberated by the Allies.
Eisenhower looks over the bodies of inmates after the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp
Soviet troops in the Hermitage during the siege of Leningrad.
Soldier of the Red Army, who waves the flag over Stalingrad.
Russian soldiers attacking in Stalingrad.
Soviet troops during the Battle of Kursk, the largest tank battle of all time.
Douglas McArthur arrives at Atsugi Air Force Base in Japan.