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By Paul Garson

via either international Wars, younger African conscripts from Senegal, Algeria, Morocco, the Congo and in other places stumbled on themselves battling for his or her colonial rulers, dealing with unknown enemies in unknown lands. German squaddies appeared their African enemies with a mix of interest and malice, occasionally posing for snapshots with black POWs, occasionally summarily executing them at the battlefield. Mistreated via their very own commanders in the course of wartime, African troops needed to struggle for equivalent postwar compensation.
This booklet, that includes a set of by no means prior to released photographs taken through German squaddies, documents the destiny of many French Colonial African squaddies in the course of global struggle I and international conflict II. the writer provides the photographs within the old context of imperialism and colonialism.

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