German soldiers helping a wounded British prisoner. WW1 was the last conflict where sanitary ceasefires were respected. Stretcher bearers from all sides were able to work together in the nom man’s land.
“The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the discipline to tell the truth, the capacity for sacrifice. Ironically, their virtues make them vulnerable; they are often wounded, sometimes destroyed.”
Wounded and shocked civilian survivors of Dong Xoai, South Vietnam, crawl out of a fort bunker on June 6, 1965, where they survived the murderous ground fighting and air bombardments of the last two days by Horst Faas.