Political prisoners cheer madly as they hear guns of the 42nd Rainbow Division as they approach Dachau

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Political prisoners cheer madly as they hear guns of the 42nd Rainbow Division as they approach Dachau
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Oct 05, 1945; Dachau, Bavaria, GERMANY; Dachau, the most infamous concentration camp of all has been liberated by men of the 42nd Rainbow Division of the U.S. 7th Army. Scenes of appalling horror were witnessed by the American troops as they went from building to building. Thousands of starved corpses were piled nearly to the roof awating cremation. Pictured: Political prisoners cheer madly as they hear the guns of the 42nd Rainbow Division getting louder and louder on the approach to Dachau. (Credit Image: © KEYSTONE Pictures USA)
Location: Dachau, Germany