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    Army cooks serving French soldiers hot meal on Western Front.

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    Location of events unclear - somewhere on Western Front, probably Belgium.

    Meal time on the Western Front: food in the trenches. 2 French Army men cutting up gruesome lumps of meat using knives and a saw (looks like pork or beef).

    M/S of a giant pot with steam pouring out of open lid. Army cooks serve from pot with a big ladle; soldier steps up holding a cylindrical container, like a thermos, to be filled with stew. Another soldier steps up to be served.

    M/S of French soldiers walking along a narrow trench, some look up and smile at camera. Some appear to be carrying their meal containers.

    Meals; cooking; butchery. location Western Front; Belgium?

    Modified WPA record.

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    01:23:05:00 / 01:23:51:00
    ON 004 I

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