VAUX: Tourists flock to Verdun Battle Fields

 
VAUX: Tourists flock to Verdun Battle Fields
VAUX: Tourists flock to Verdun Battle Fields

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  • Feature Reference: 00587949_000029
  • Date: 20090101
  • Headline: VAUX: Tourists flock to Verdun Battle Fields
  • Caption: Vaux Fort - a central site of the Battle of Verdun - this battle between France and Germany (February 21st, 1916 - December 1916), was one of the bloodiest trench wars in world history and has come to represent all the horrors of World War One. Over 700,000 soldiers were killed in the 300-day battle in eastern France, near the German border. Verdun (Meuse), FRANCE - 2009./0911061524
  • Authors: SALOM-GOMIS SEBASTIEN/SIPA
  • City: VERDUN
  • Country: FRANCE
  • Keywords: DOUAUMONT, GUERRE, HISTORY, ILLUSTRATION, MILITARY, MORT CONCERNING, OSSUARY, SOLDIER, VERDUN, WAR, War & Conflict, War and Conflict, WARFARE