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You need to see the pictures in this article

French battlefield archeologists, excavating a trench site in eastern France in the path of a road project, have uncovered the perfectly preserved bodies of 21 German soldiers. The trench in which the soldiers were entombed was covered over with mud … Continue reading

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Dan Snow (BBC World War One) explores “The Myth of Trench Warfare”

Somewhere rumbling around in our collective psyche is the notion that life for soldiers on the Western Front was unremitting terror. Dan Snow, historian and presenter for the BBC series World War One, sets out the reality of daily life … Continue reading

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