Photo Gallery The World's First School Massacre

One hundred years ago, a gunman entered a school in Bremen, Germany, and killed five girls in the first documented case of this kind of mass murder. Many parallels can be drawn between perpetrator Heinz Schmidt and today's killers.
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Foto: Archiv der St.-Marien-Gemeinde Bremen/Hermann Sandkühler
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Foto: Archiv der St.-Marien-Gemeinde Bremen/Hermann Sandkühler
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Foto: Bildarchiv Kulturhaus Walle Brodelpott
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Foto: Bildarchiv Kulturhaus Walle Brodelpott
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Foto: Archiv der St.-Marien-Gemeinde Bremen/Hermann Sandkühler