WWI facial prosthesis - because of trench warfare, so many wounds were to the head and face. Before plastic surgery was common, doctors and artists worked together to give returning young soldiers a way to fit back into society.
Probably the most famous photograph of guillotine ever taken. Depicts last public execution to take place in France. Taken on June 1939 in Versailles, it shows Eugene Weidmann, a six-time murderer, about one second away from losing his head.
Two World War II prisoners of war stare through a barbed wire fence at Buchenwald Concentration Camp near Weimar, Germany in 1945. Pin by Paolo Marzioli
Korean women were forced to become sex slaves to Japanese troops. Comfort women of World War II remain one of the most controversial issues when dealing with Japanese war crimes, as the Japanese government has continued denying the historical fact.
The 7 Dwarves of Auschwitz. Jewish theatre family of little people. The Ovitz family. When Yehuda Koren and Eilat Negev heard of a family of dwarves snatched from the gas chamber by Josef Mengele, it sounded incredible.