Wilhelm II the last German Emperor and King of Prussia. Mercurial, insecure and easily led, he had a fanatical hatred of his cousin, England's King George VII, and a need to be considered leader of a Great Power
August Landmesser was a worker at the Blohm + Voss shipyard in Hamburg, Germany, best known for his appearance in a photograph refusing to perform the Nazi salute at the launch of the naval training vessel Horst Wessel on 13 June 1936
A Time Such as There Never Was Before: Canada After the Great War: emOttawa Book Award 2015 ― Shortlisted/emdivbr /i Between 1918 and 1921 a great storm blew through Canada and raised the expectations of a new world in which all things would be possible.
WWI: The announcing of the armistice on November was the occasion for a monster celebration in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Thousands massed on all sides of the replica of the Statue of Liberty on Broad Street, and cheered unceasingly.
Lord Leopold Mountbatten descendant of the Hessian princely Battenberg family & the British Royal Family, a grandson of Queen Victoria. He was known as Prince Leopold of Battenberg from his birth until when the British Royal Family relin
Charles Schulz, (pictured on the right) creator of Peanuts, served in the Armored Division attached to the Seventh Army during World War II. He became a staff sergeant and served in France, Germany, and Austria.