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French WWI "Death's Head" Artillery Unit?


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Here's a curious photo that I found while doing a Google search for something else...

A French artillery unit with "Death's Head" on their Casque Adrian. I thought the "Death's Head" was only a German motif. Anyone seen this before with the French, especially artillery?

For the curious, that's a 220mm mortar; Mortier de 220mm Modèle 1880

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Hi Rick!

I´d rather be taking the blond one in the red/white dress, then the blond one in the glass... (in Germany a beer also is called "ein kühles Blondes" (a cold blond, but I think the english trem is "a pale beer")

Well, I just googled "Tête de mort artillerie francaise".

By the way, I prefer this lovely one:

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