Photos from the collection of William Rasmussen, Holly, Michigan
Above: A delegation of American politicans and soldiers visits the Buchenwald camp. It is the same pile of bodies in all these photos [compare similar photo by GI]
Left: US soldiers and a truckload of corpses, apparently fully clothed
Below: Local German civilians are forced to dig a pit. Note US soldiers in background, which identifies the site probably as Buchenwald. See the account written by one such civilian (in German)
Prisoners sitting on their bunks.