“I am young, I am twenty years old; yet I know nothing of life but despair, death, fear, and fatuous superficiality cast over an abyss of sorrow. I see how peoples are set against one another, and in silence, unknowingly, foolishly, obediently, innocently slay one another.”
Pictured here is a German machine gunner who died at his post in France. November 4th, 1918.
As we always say here at Battles and Beers (TM) Every soldier has a story, and every story deserves to be told.