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Rashid Mohamed, Political Editor
Setting the scene
Germany's bitter concession to the allied forces in World War One, exacerbated by the humiliating and enduring years thereafter,...
Signing of the November 11, 1918, armistice. Seated from right: General Weygard (FR), Generalissime Foch (FR) (standing), Admiral Rosslyn Wemyss (GB), Vice Admiral James Hope (GB). From back left: Captain Vanselow (GER), Count Oberndorf (GER), General Winterfeldt (with spiked helm) (GER), Captain Marriott (GB), and Mattias Erzberger (GER).