1. Let us help defeat him!

    1940’s-“Let us help defeat him!” banner hangs in a prison-tent factory with an amateur depiction of Hitler to serve as inspiration to inmates who making tents for armed forces during World War II.

    On this day in history, May 8, 1945, at 8 a.m. Atlanta time, President Harry Truman announced that Germany had surrendered, effectively ending World War II in Europe.

    Credit: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Photographic Archive

     
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    It never ceases to amaze me how everyone, even inmates, contributed to the war effort.
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