Wednesday, December 24, 2008

The Western Front, Christmas Eve, 1914

The Christmas Truce of 1914, "in which the soldiers of the Western Front laid down their arms on Christmas Day and met in No Man's Land, exchanging food and cigarettes, as well as playing football," as dramatized in the film Joyeux Noël (2005).

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Anonymous Term Papers said...

Thanks for sharing this great video.

3:37 PM  

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