World War II: 26 Rare Historical Images You’ve Never Seen Before
1. Glimpse of Humanity
Even during history’s darkest hours, there are glimmers of decency and humanity. And although many of the prisoners and casualties of war were treated horrifically or left to die, some were given a rare second chance in the hands of their enemies. Such “luck” befell this infant, whom a U.S. soldier is carrying to safety after the Battle of Saipan.