Washing Clothes in the capitol of the “Thousand Year Reich”.

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Washing Clothes in the capitol of the “Thousand Year Reich”.

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3 July 1945 German women doing their washing at a cold water hydrant in a Berlin street, a knocked out German scout car stands beside them.
Photo taken by Sergeant A. Wilkes of #5 Army Film and Photographic Unit. Courtesy of the Imperial War Museum.

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Charles McCain is a Washington DC based freelance journalist and novelist. He is the author of "An Honorable German," a World War Two naval epic. You can read more of his work on his website: http://charlesmccain.com/