«Nazis march through Paris, London weathers the blitz and Hiroshima faces devastation as our Street View specialist Halley Docherty takes us back to the cities of the second world war.» [Source: The Guardian]
German soldiers parade down the Champs-Elysées
in Paris, France, June 1940.
Mounted German soldiers parade from the Arc de Triomphe
onto Avenue Foch, in Paris, France.
During the London blitz, a bomb partially destroyed the Balham station civilian air raid shelter, October 1940.
Cranes remove a bus from the Balham bomb crater,
in London, UK, October 1940.
A German civilian gazes at a poster of Soviet leader Stalin
on the Unter-den-Linden, Berlin, Germany, June 1945
Crowds watch the D-Day newsline ticker at Times Square,
New York City, USA, June 1944
A man surveys the wreckage left by the explosion of the atomic bomb over Hiroshima, Japan, in August 1945.