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African Prisoner of War WW1


African Prisoner of War in World War One“Die Farbiger”, originally uploaded by drakegoodman.

An African French soldier (Troupes de Marine), most likely Senegalese is singled out to have his photograph taken with a Uhlan NCO and military official. Many of the Senegalese and other colonial troops were in the Troupes de Marine and were reported to have fought with incredible valour and great sacrifice.

Uploaded by drakegoodman on 15 Jan 10, 11.49AM BST.

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The Massacre of the Senegalese WW1 1914


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