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Grim reality of WW1 is brought to life in colorized images to mark centenary of guns falling silent

Daily Mail Logo Daily Mail | Slide 1 of 20: A British soldier helps a wounded German prisoner walk along a railway track at some point in 1916. The poignant photograph shows both the horrors and humanity of war. The number of soldiers imprisoned reached a little over 7,000,000, of whom around 2,400,000 were held by German forces

A British soldier helps a wounded German prisoner walk along a railway track at some point in 1916. The poignant photograph shows both the horrors and humanity of war. The number of soldiers imprisoned reached a little over 7,000,000, of whom around 2,400,000 were held by German forces

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