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Germany's investigators , flanked by Dortmund Prosecutor substitute ,... News PhotoFrance,French Culture,Germany,Group Of People,Haute-vienne,History,Horizontal,Law,Mayor,Oradour-sur-Glane,People,Police Force,Politics,Prosecutor,Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur,Replacement,Street,Village,Walking,World War IIPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPGermany's investigators (L), flanked by Dortmund Prosecutor substitute (3rd-L), French mayor of Oradour-sur-Glane, Raymond Frugier (3rd-R) and French historian, Pascal Plas (2nd-R), walk in the main street of the village of Oradour-sur-Glane, southern France, on January 29, 2013. An investigation for crimes of war is led by German and French authorities 68 years after the 1944 massacre. On June 10, 1944, a detachment of the SS Das Reich division were ordered to destroy the village and all of its inhabitants, killing 642 persons. AFP PHOTO PASCAL LACHENAUD (Photo credit should read PASCAL LACHENAUD/AFP/Getty Images)