WATCH: Why This German Man Refused to Give Hitler a Nazi Salute & What Happened to Him

This photo happens to be one of the most famous photos leading up to World War II. It was taken in 1936 at a government rally and featured a man with his arms crossed, surrounded by numerous other men and women who are giving Hitler the Nazi salute.

The man with his arms crossed is August Landmesser, and his story is quite fascinating. Find out why he wouldn’t solute Hitler and what eventually happened to him in the above video.