Here are this week’s interesting historical photos. For part 281, click here.
1. American soldier wearing the crown of the Holy Roman Empire in a cave in Siegen, Germany, 3 April 1945.
2. A Romanian soldier giving a sign of victory after the 1989 revolution, having removed the communist insignia from his headwear.
3. George Blind, member of the French Resistance smiling at a German firing squad, 1944.
4. Shipping on the Suez Canal, around 1880.
5. JFK & Bill Clinton greeting at the White House, in 1963.