Sunday, August 31, 2014

People with guns collection # 73


AUG. 31st, 1944. -- GIRL UNDERGROUND FIGHTER IN PARIS -- Pistol in hand, a girl fighter of the French forces of the interior, halts a staff car bearing the Croix De Lorraine to tell the driver the news that Paris has been liberated. French underground forces battled the Nazis in the streets before the city was freed.

2 comments:

The Displaced Louisiana Guy said...

Something about that picture speaks to me. Thanks for posting it!

Daniel Jones said...

I love this photo as well.