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Soviet Flag on Reichstag / Berlin 1945
World War II / End of the War:
Berlin, 30 April 1945, 20: 45 Berlin local time.

Soviet soldiers hoist the Soviet flag on top of the Reichstag building.

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1945 - In Colour
Colour photographs of the final moments of the Second World War, from the liberation of the concentration camps and the Battle for Berlin, to the "Big Three" conferences which shaped the future of a war-ravaged continent.

Part of the World War II collection