Towards the end of WWII, the Germans were sending boys between the ages of 14 and 17 into the field. This photo, taken at the end of the war shows a young boy terrified by the sounds of battle. He even wet his pants, poor kid.
Child soldiers in World War II. The Germans used these children as canon fodder placing them on the front line to be killed. Much the way Hamas uses Palestinian children as front line protection for grown men.