German shock troops and a flamethrower team assault Mort-Homme hill at Verdun, March 6, 1916.
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historicaltimes: “ German troops in the trenches near Verdun. The soldier prepares to throw a grenade. While a machine gunner scans no man’s land, 1916 ”
A French soldier aiming a rifle-grenade on the Champagne front, 1916. Whilst battle was raging at Verdun other areas under French control took on a secondary importance and neither side launched any...