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Mr. Clemenceau et le Mal. Douglas Haig
Mr. Clemenceau et le Mal. Douglas Haig
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Haig and Clemenceau, Cambrai, France, October 1918. Field Marshal (Earl) Haig (1861-1928) standing to the left of the French Prime Minister, Georges Clemenceau (1841-1929) who is apparently talking with a couple of local men and a priest who has his back to the camera. Some war damage can be seen on the buildings in the background...Cambrai had been recaptured by the Allies on 9 October 1918 as part of the Allied advance which led to the end of the war...This photograph has a French Press stamp...[Original reads: "October 1918 - Cambrai - Mr. Clemenceau et le Mal. Douglas Haig.']..digital.nls.uk/74549698 ( http://digital.nls.uk/74549698 )
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Date

1914
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Location

3 Avenue de la Victoire, 59400 Cambrai, France50.17502, 3.23419
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National Library of Scotland
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