And now, 2011, it's happening again. In Afghanistan. Seymour M. Hersh is on it in his new piece for The New Yorker. Click the image opposite for a photographic/war odyssey it takes the likes of Susan Sontag, Roland Barthes, and Paul Virilio to parse.
Compare W. H. Horne's photo (1916) from a period postcard (El Paso?) with the one in the Hersh story:
The original Der Spiegel image-post is here (NSFYS*)
*NSFYS: Likely not safe for your soul
UPDATE: more horrid photos from ROLLING STONE.