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Larry Griffiths
While touring the WWI battlefields of northern France and Belgium in July 2016, I came across this headstone in Ploegsteert, Belgium, and wondered why a Jewish German officer had been buried among his enemies. On my return home, I did a bit of searching and found this:



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aKilter

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David
While touring the WWI battlefields of northern France and Belgium in July 2016, I came across this headstone in Ploegsteert, Belgium, and wondered why a Jewish German officer had been buried among his enemies. On my return home, I did a bit of searching and found this:



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Thank you, for posting the link. It’s quite a story and evidence that, during the worst of times, we sometimes see the best of humanity.
 
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