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Monday, November 11, 2013

The End of the War to End All Wars

Waiting for the end of the war
Soldiers of the 353rd Infantry near a church at Stenay, Meuse in France
(History of Veterans Day)
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This photo was taken at 10:58 a.m., on November 11, 1918, two minutes before the armistice ending WWI went into effect.

These soldiers hoped that November 11, 1918 would be the end of all wars. Sadly it wasn't.

(Zoon Politikon)


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