Happy 2nd Lieutenant William Robertson and Lt. Alexander Sylvashko, Russian Army...:; 04/25/1945

Title: "Happy 2nd Lieutenant William Robertson and Lt. Alexander Sylvashko, Russian Army..." 04/25/1945

 

Production Date: April 25, 1945

 

Signal Corps Photographs of American Military Activity, 1754 - 1954; Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer, 1860 - 1982; Record Group 111; National Archives.

 

On April 25, 1945, American troops pushing eastward into Nazi Germany finally made contact with Russian forces pushing westward near the Elbe River.More on the meeting of Amercian and Russian troops...

 

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Taken on April 25, 1945