" First U.S. Army men and equipment pour across the Remagen Bridge; two knocked out jeeps in foreground."
Sgt. William Spangle, Germany, March 11, 1945. 111-SC-201973. National Archives Identifier: 531252
" Then came the big day when we marched into Germany--right through the Siegfried Line."
1945. 208-YE-193. National Archives Identifier: 535984
"I drew an assault boat to cross in-just my luck. We all tried to crawl under each other because the lead was flying around like hail."
Crossing the Rhine under enemy fire at St. Goar. March 1945. 208-YE-132. National Archives Identifier: 535978
"Two anti-tank Infantrymen of the 101st Infantry Regiment, dash past a blazing German gasoline trailer in square of Kronach, Germany."
T4c. W. J. Rothenberger, April 14, 1945. 111-SC-206235. National Archives Identifier: 531289
"Infantrymen of the 255th Infantry Regiment move down a street in Waldenburg to hunt out the Hun after a recent raid by 63rd Division."
2d Lt. Jacob Harris, April 16, 1945. 111-SC-205778. National Archives Identifier: 531283
"Soldiers of the 55th Armored Infantry Battalion and tank of the 22nd Tank Battalion, move through smoke filled street. Wernberg, Germany."
Pvt. Joseph Scrippens, April 22, 1945. 111-SC-205298. National Archives Identifier: 531278
"Happy 2nd Lt. William Robertson and Lt. Alexander Sylvashko, Russian Army, shown in front of sign [East Meets West] symbolizing the historic meeting
of the Russian and American Armies, near Torgau, Germany."
Pfc. William E. Poulson, April 25, 1945. 111-SC-205228. National Archives Identifier: 531276
"General Dwight D. Eisenhower, Supreme Allied Commander, accompanied by Gen. Omar N. Bradley, and Lt. Gen. George S. Patton, Jr.,
inspects art treasures stolen by Germans and hidden in salt mine in Germany."
Lt. Moore, April 12, 1945. 111-SC- 204516. National Archives Identifier: 531272
"The 90th Division discovered this Reichsbank wealth, SS loot, and Berlin museum paintings that were removed from Berlin to a salt mine in Merkers, Germany."
Cpl. Donald R. Ornitz, April 15, 1945. 239-PA-6-34-2. National Archives Identifier: 540134
The pictures described in this list are from the holdings of the Still Picture Branch (NNSP) of the National Archives and Records Administration.
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