Erich Lessing

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The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23,1956.It was crushed by Soviet troops after days of street-fighting.A dead AVO-man, killed during the storming of the Headquarters of the Communist Hungarian Workers' Party, is decked out with a picture of Rakosi.

The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23,1956.It was crushed by Soviet troops after days of street-fighting.A dead AVO-man, killed during the storming of the Headquarters of the Communist Hungarian Workers' Party, is decked out with a picture of Rakosi.

The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23,1956.It was crushed by Soviet troops after days of street-fighting.The insurgents have unfurled the Hungarian national flag in a window of the Headquarters of AVO,the Communist Secret Police,while in the foreground a flag has been stripped of the Communist symbol, hammer and sickle.

The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23,1956.It was crushed by Soviet troops after days of street-fighting.The insurgents have unfurled the Hungarian national flag in a window of the Headquarters of AVO,the Communist Secret Police,while in the foreground a flag has been stripped of the Communist symbol, hammer and sickle.

Erich Lessing Budapest, 1956

Erich Lessing Budapest, 1956

Aftermath of the Hungarian Revolution:a policewoman directs non-existing traffic at a Budapest crossing. Budapest,1956

Aftermath of the Hungarian Revolution:a policewoman directs non-existing traffic at a Budapest crossing. Budapest,1956

Dead members of the Secret Police, ordered to protect the Budapest headquarters of the Communist Party, lie lined up in front of the just conquered building.

Dead members of the Secret Police, ordered to protect the Budapest headquarters of the Communist Party, lie lined up in front of the just conquered building.

Erich Lessing 1955 GREECE. Crete. 1955.

Erich Lessing 1955 GREECE. Crete. 1955.

Two insurgents at the corner of Kisfaludy Utca in downtown Budapest.

Two insurgents at the corner of Kisfaludy Utca in downtown Budapest.

Insurgents have hoisted a Hungarian flag on a captured Soviet tank in front of the New York Palace on Lenin Ring (today again Erzebet körut) near Blaha Lujza Square.

Insurgents have hoisted a Hungarian flag on a captured Soviet tank in front of the New York Palace on Lenin Ring (today again Erzebet körut) near Blaha Lujza Square.

The "Kossuth arms",the Hungarian national emblem of the republic of 1946, has been painted on a BTR-152 APC armoured car captured by the insurgents. Corvin Lane, October 1956.

The "Kossuth arms",the Hungarian national emblem of the republic of 1946, has been painted on a BTR-152 APC armoured car captured by the insurgents. Corvin Lane, October 1956.

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