French soldiers at a Paris station, 1914
Here we see a group of French soldiers waiting for a train at a Paris station in 1914. The railways played an important part in the outbreak of the First World War by allowing for rapid but inflexible mobilization plans.
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Rickard, J (4 June 2014), French soldiers at a Paris station, 1914 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_french_soldiers_paris_1914.html