Hector Pieterson Death, Soweto, Jun 1976

Antoinette Sithole and Mbuyisa Makhubo carrying and 12-year-old Hector Pieterson moments after he was shot by South African police during a peaceful student demonstration in Soweto, South Africa

Taken on 1976-06-16
Source Dzambukira, Proud/Wikipedia
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