Yalta Conference

Conference of the Big Three at Yalta (from left to right) Winston Churchill, Franklin D. Roosevelt and Joseph Stalin
Conference of the Big Three at Yalta (from left to right) Winston Churchill, Franklin D. Roosevelt and Joseph Stalin

Historical Context

The big three allied leaders, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt, and Soviet leader Joseph Stalin met at Yalta in February 1945.

They made final plans for the defeat of Nazi Germany, their joint occupation of Germany and for post-war Europe.

Photo Info


Photographer: US Government Photographer
Location taken: Yalta, Crimea, Soviet Union

Source: US National Archives and Records Administration

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