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Gabriele Köpp was repeatedly raped by Russian soldiers in 1945, when she was just 15. Now, at the age of 80, she has become the first German woman to write a book under her own name about the sexual violence she experienced during World War II.

Gabriele Köpp was repeatedly raped by Russian soldiers in when she was just Now, at the age of she has become the first German woman to write a book under her own name about the sexual violence she experienced during World War II.

Polish town tears down statue marking the rape of millions of German women by Russian soldiers -- The statue, entitled Komm Frau (Come Here Woman), appeared on Gdansk's Avenue of Victory on  Saturday evening.  Artist Jerzy Szumczyk told Polish Radio he had researched the subject of rape by the  Red Army as it made its way across Eastern Europe between 1944 and 1945 towards Berlin.

Statue marking the rape of German women by Russian soldiers torn down

Polish town tears down statue marking the rape of millions of German women by Russian soldiers -- The statue, entitled Komm Frau (Come Here Woman), appeared on Gdansk's Avenue of Victory on Saturday evening. Artist Jerzy Szumczyk told Polish Radio he had researched the subject of rape by the Red Army as it made its way across Eastern Europe between 1944 and 1945 towards Berlin.

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The haunting portrait of an Armenia woman with tattoos on her face, indicates that she was ‘owned’ by someone as a forced wife and sex-slave during the years of the Armenian Genocide. "Grandma’s Tattoos" unveils the story of the Armenian women driven out of Ottoman Turkey during the First World War-Armenian Genocide.

Grandma’s Tattoos unveils the story of the Armenian women driven out of Ottoman Turkey during the First World War-Armenian Genocide

The rape of Berlin | World War II

The rape of Berlin

The USSR's role in the defeat of Nazi Germany World War Two is seen as the nation's most glorious moment. But there is another story - of mass rapes by Soviet soldiers of German women.

German rape victim walks past Soviet soldiers Film Woman in Berlin

Eye witness account of rape of German women by Red army soldiers as American soldiers looked on in 1945

Roberto Eugenio Cerro conocido como "Cherro", fue un jugador de fútbol argentino, entreala izquierdo.   Apodado "Cabecita de oro".

A German girl being led from a Berlin train station – having been gang-raped by Polish youths (typically, war orphans) who regularly boarded trains to rob or rape German refugees fleeing Poland. 2 million German women were raped by allied troops.

Hardy Kruger (as an actor on left) wound up in a SS Division as a 16-year-old. Of course, he survived the war and became a famous actor, but he was playing the part for real in the ruins of Berlin.

Hardy Kruger (as an actor on left) wound up in a SS Division as a 16-year-old. Of course, he survived the war and became a famous actor, but he was playing the part for real in the ruins of Berlin.

On this date in 1944, 24-year-old Krystyna Wituska [Polish language link] was guillotined inside the Halle-Saale Prison in Germany. She’d been convicted of espionage and treason in relation to her activities with the Polish Underground. Although for months she had feared the Germans were on to her, it wasn’t Krystyna’s own actions that lead to her arrest in October 1942. No, it was the ghost of lovers past.

On this date in 1944, 24-year-old Krystyna Wituska [Polish language link] was guillotined inside the Halle-Saale Prison in Germany. She’d been convicted of espionage and treason in relation to her activities with the Polish Underground. Although for months she had feared the Germans were on to her, it wasn’t Krystyna’s own actions that lead to her arrest in October 1942. No, it was the ghost of lovers past.

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1945: Henryk Ross' Excavating His Hidden Box Of Negatives And Documents From The Lodz Ghetto

A Jewish Photographer Buried These Photos So Nazis Wouldn’t Find Them, And They’ll Break Your Heart (NSFW)

Jewish Photographer Hid These Photos From Nazis During WWII, And They’ll Break Your Heart – Page 9 – True Activist

Eva Clarke: the baby who survived the Holocaust - after being born on a cart as her mum was taken from Auschwitz to another death camp - Wales Online

Eva Clarke: the baby who survived the Holocaust

On the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, the baby who survived hopes her story will stop such horror ever happening again

El soldado nazi que logró salvar a la mujer judía de la que se enamoró en Auschwitz - ABC.es

El soldado nazi que logró salvar a la mujer judía de la que se enamoró en Auschwitz – ABC.es

Auschwitz’s forbidden love: The disturbing real-life story of Jewish death camp inmate who saved her family from the gas chamber by falling in love with SS guard

It's appalling what was done to Rosemary Kennedy. Her father Joe Kennedy did not like her 'uncontrollable' behavior (she was likely struggling with depression but was bright and vibrant, too) so he secretly authorized a lobotomy. It left her paralyzed, unable to function, barely talk and at the thought function of a 2 year old. She was NEVER talked about again EVER by her family. She lived at St.Calletta in WI, unable to do anything for herself until she passed away in 2005 at 86.

Her father, Joe Kennedy, did not like her 'uncontrollable' behavior. Likely, she was struggling with depression, but was bright and vibrant too. Joe Kennedy secretly authorized a lobotomy. She passed away in 2005 at

Key Dates in World War Two

Key dates of World War 2 - instead of December 7 on Pearl Harbor, this graphic shows it as December 8 - it would have been December 8 for Japan thanks to the International Date Line.

There were 400 Native American Marine Code Talkers in World War II from the Navajo, Cherokee, Choctaw, Lakota, Meskwaki and Comanche tribes.

Marines from the Navajo tribe used their native language to send coded radio transmissions to units overseas. Here are Navajo Code Talkers f.

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