September 30, 2002


1st Lt. John Upchurch, of Chicago, Illinois, levels his pistol at a
German caught hiding on the side of a house in Oiselay, a village
just east of Belfort, France, near the Swiss border. The bicycles
in the photo were stolen from the French locals by fleeing
Germans. Associated Press photo, dated September 13,
1944, from the Webmaster's collection.