A cheerful young German boy soldier captured near Kulmbach, Germany, on April 15, 1945. Although wearing an army uniform, he had not been issued a weapon. He was one of a group being marched to the Czechoslovak border.
A US medic looks up with his one uncovered eye as he continues to treat a wounded comrade. U.S. 1st Cavalry Division medic Thomas Cole, from Richmond, Va., looks up with his one uncovered eye as he continues to treat wounded Staff Sgt. Harrison Pell during a January 1966 firefight in the Central Highlands between U.S. troops and a combined North Vietnam- ese and Viet Cong force. Photograph: Henri Huet/AP