French Zouaves bury German dead at Chemin, 1914
Photograph, World War One, Western Front (1914-1918), 1914.
The Zouaves were originally recruited from Arab tribes in French North Africa but by 1914 they were a purely French body. They nevertheless retained North African style uniform with baggy trousers, a short vest and jacket and fez.
One of 72 press photographs.
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National Army Museum, Out of Copyright
National Army Museum, Study collection