The War Illustrated No 36 Vol 2 May 10th 1940

FRANCE SENDS HER SONS TO FIGHT THE NAZIS IN NORWAY France joined with Britain in sending troops to oppose the Nazi invaders of Norw ay, and early reports spoke of the presence of the famous Chasseurs Alpins among the French forces fighting on Scandinavian soil. The remarkable photograph above shows a contingent of determined-Iooking 'poilus on a French quayside, about to embark in an hour or so for Norway. Them en’s kit is piled up, ready for the moment of their departure. Photo, WorldWide T lie War I l lust rated No. 36 May 10th, 1940
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