PoW Horace Greasley defiantly confronts Heinrich Himmler during an inspection of the camp he was confined in. Greasley also famously escaped from the camp and snuck back in more than 200 times to meet in secret with a local German girl he had fallen in love with
Soviet soldiers uncover and neutralize Tellermine 43 anti-tank mines planted in the road by retreating German Wehrmacht Engineers following the Battle of Kursk. The metal probe was used to identify any sign of buried mines. Near Kursk Kursk Oblast Russia Soviet Union August 1943.
German soldier surrendering to a U.S Paratrooper, Normandy, 1944. http://wrhstol.com/2ueGjg0
Claus von Stauffenberg who was behind the 1944 plot to kill Hitler. He was executed and deemed a traitor until later years when Germans build a memorial to him and the others behind the attempt to save the destruction of Germany from Hitler.