11:27 AM EDT 05/22/2015
World War II
Originally posted 05/19/2015 09:15PM
[YOUTUBE "NvrlTzeFRKs"] During World War II, Joy Lofthouse flew Supermarine Spitfire planes over Britain as part of her county's Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA), taking the planes from the factories that assembled them to Royal Air Force stations.
Originally posted 05/12/2015 12:15PM
It took him over 70 years to do it, but World War II veteran Billy Mills has earned his high school diploma.
Originally posted 04/30/2015 12:30PM
George Rose was just eighteen when the American soldier walked through the gates of the Dachau concentration camp as a liberator.
Originally posted 04/22/2015 11:35AM
The trial for a former guard at Auschwitz, who's charged with 300,000 counts of accessory to murder, began in Lüneburg, Germany on Tuesday with testimony that drew audible gasps from the assembled audience.
Originally posted 04/20/2015 06:50PM
A former guard at Auschwitz will head to trial on Tuesday in Lüneburg, Germany, where he's charged with 300,000 counts of accessory to murder.
Originally posted 03/27/2015 03:30PM
There was shock and "trembling" when Jennifer Teege first learned the secret her biological family kept hidden: Her grandfather was the sadistic Nazi officer portrayed in Schindler's List.
Originally posted 02/26/2015 01:40PM
While in between shows on her European tour, Katy Perry paid a visit to concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau in Poland.
Originally posted 02/12/2015 04:15PM
In 2008, Jennifer Teege was strolling around a library in her native Germany for books on the depression she'd been struggling with when she spotted a cover photograph that looked strangely familiar: her biological mother.
Originally posted 01/27/2015 03:30PM
They returned, wearing their blue and white stripes as badges of courage. And resilience. And resolve.
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