TITLE

After isolating Fort Vaux, the Germans still had to vanquish the indomitable Frenchmen who defended its interior

AUTHOR(S)
Griggs, Beverly Ann
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Military History;Dec2000, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the French soldiers, led by Sylvain-Eugene Raynal, who defended Fort Vaux in Verdun, France against German soldiers in 1916. Purpose of Germany for attacking Verdun; Details on the condition of soldiers inside Fort Vaux; Decision of the French soldiers to surrender.
ACCESSION #
3675445

 

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