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Anonymous

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Creation Date

1916

Description

French, British, and Russian prisoners sit on prayer rugs facing Mecca outside of the mosque. The Germans hoped to recruit Muslim POW's to fight on behalf of the Turkish Sultan by showing their support for subject Muslims in the French, British, and Russian Empires.

Keywords

Germany, Zossen, Wuensdorf, Religion, Church, Propaganda, French North African POWs, Indian POWs, Russian POWs

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