Video: Astonishing never-seen-before World War Two photographs

These astonishing never-seen-before photos snapped a year after VE Day show the apocalyptic devastation across post-war Germany.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 11th September 2017, 1:01 pm
Updated Wednesday, 27th September 2017, 11:52 am
Picture: SWNS
Picture: SWNS

The chilling images illustrate how the landscape was scarred with bomb craters and ruined buildings after major cities endured six years of Allied bombings.

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In one poignant photograph taken in May 1946, a British soldier is seen stood looking over Hamburg, contemplating the country’s future.

Picture: SWNS
Picture: SWNS