It’s been almost 75 years since the end of World War II. With Veterans Day around the corner on Monday, November 11, we uncover some of the photographs taken from 1945, the final year of the conflict. These images show the sheer destruction caused by a war that lasted six years and cost millions and millions of lives. What was it like to be a U.S. Army Signal Corps photographer? What did they see? How do you move on with life after war?

Guests:

  • Richard Cahan, journalist and co-author, Aftershock: The Human Toll of War, Haunting World War II Images by America’s Soldier Photographers.

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