Lidice, Czechoslovakia 10 Jun 1942. The village cemetery with all graves open and the headstones broken up.
The burned out houses of Lidice, Czechoslovakia with some still smoldering, 10 Jun 1942.
The houses of Lidice, Czechoslovakia burning, 10 Jun 1942.
Lidice, Czechoslovakia Jul 1942. The village after being completely being reduced to rubble but before the stones themselves were hauled away.
Lidice, Czechoslovakia Jun 1943. What had been a village street lined with peasant homes as it appeared a year after the destruction.
Lidice, Czechoslovakia May 1945. People gathering at the site of the mass grave holding the bodies of all 173 of Lidiceâ€™s men murdered by the SS on 10 Jun 1942.
Lidice, Czechoslovakia 6 May 1945. Released British prisoners visiting the site of the mass grave holding the bodies of all 173 of Lidiceâ€™s men murdered by the SS on 10 Jun 1942.
Lidice, Czechoslovakia Jun 1945. A memorial service being held at the site of the mass grave holding the bodies of all 173 of Lidiceâ€™s men murdered by the SS on 10 Jun 1942 on the third anniversary of the massacre.
"All that silly talk about the advance of science and such leaves me cold. Give me peace and a retarded science."
Thomas Dodd, late 1945
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