Grand Duke Mikhail and Countess Natalia Brassova. Mikhail was the younger brother of Nicholas ll. He was banned from Russia for several years when he married Natalia in a morganistic marriage. He was finally pardoned and was allowed to return to his homeland prior to the revolution. Unfortunately, he and his son did not survive the Bolsheviks/Communists. His wife and daughter, fortunately were able to escape to France.
Buchenwald concentration camp guards who were beat by the prisoners upon liberation of the camp by the Americans. The picture was taken in April 1945, by the U.S. military photographer Elizabeth Miller.