Photographs and newsreel footage showed members of the 101st Airborne Division enjoying the view at Berchtesgaden and, most importantly, drinking Hitler's private collection of cognac and wine. The soldiers' drinking binge is considered one of the most expensive of all time.
Best part? The Kehlsteinhaus was built as a 50th birthday present to Adolf Hitler. Revenge is a dish best served overlooking the hills of Bavaria from a dead dictator's birthday home.
Jeremy Glass is the Vice editor for Supercompressor and loves America more than Hulk Hogan and Bruce Springsteen combined times apple pie.