Men from Congo

Description

This photograph shows the landing of colonial troops in the harbour of Boulogne-sur-Mer. Known as the Black Force by General Charles Mangin, French inspector general of colonial troops, these men were relied on by the French army in all the major battles of the war.

Full title:
Men from Congo
Published:
13 June, 1917
Format:
Photograph
Usage terms:
Public Domain

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