Captive french soldiers

Captive french soldiers

Captured French soldiers, among them several blacks from the French colonial units.
A few soldiers on their heads have the helmet Adrian M1915 – a French army helmet, developed by Army General Auguste Louis Adrian during World War I and becoming the standard helmet of the French army until the end of World War II.

Source: Archives Normandie 1939-45.

Location: France
Photo date: 1940

In : 1940

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