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War reenactors mark WWI centenary

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During the Battle of Verdun, 1916.
During the Battle of Verdun, 1916. Soldiers Gilbert and Louault

This week marks the centenary anniversary of the start of the First World War. The last French soldier to have fought in the war died in 2008. With no one left to bear witness, some are keeping the history alive anyway, with uniforms and vehicles from the time.

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