Mrs. Patrick Conway seems to have been the only woman jailer (especially one not specifically in charge of a women's prison) in the country as of December 1921; she was jailer at the Tom Green County Jail for more than a dozen years. She personally cooked the prisoners' meals and was known to use physical force to protect herself from the inmates and to maintain order.
Rwanda. 1994 - A Hutu man at a Red Cross hospital, his face mutilated by the Hutu 'Interahamwe' militia, who suspected him of sympathizing with the Tutsi rebels. (James Nachtwey) This famous picture has been reproduced many, many times. I think this is one of the best crops and captions I've seen.
For her “We Are The Not Dead” series, Snow decided to make a series of photos portraying fourteen British soldiers’ faces over a period of seven months, before, during and after their operational deployment to Afghanistan.