Historical Trivia Photo #3

Historical Trivia Photo #3

These are POW with the people who captured them. Tell me what nationality of the POW and Also The Nationalty of the people that captured them.

Answer will be posted tonight unless someone guesses it right.

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5 years 15 weeks ago, 2:31 PM

Saint J.M. Browning

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This one is a tough one. They definitely look Slavic. I think Cossacks. Possibly Ural. Looks like their POWs might be Armenian.

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5 years 15 weeks ago, 2:41 PM

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im inclined to think they are cossacs or similar slovic type people.possibly jews living in the area when the nazis had the russians rounding up their jews.colorized black and white pic?

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5 years 15 weeks ago, 2:48 PM

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SJMB And Jay Sedler

This is a WWI picture. Original color picture from that time. And the site I found the picture refer to them by there nation of origin. Keep trying.

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5 years 15 weeks ago, 2:57 PM

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well,im stumped.not even sure what all those countrys were called back then,they change their names and borders a few times since then

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5 years 15 weeks ago, 2:58 PM

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they are Austro-Hungarian POWs in Russia. The picture was taken in 1915. next...

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5 years 15 weeks ago, 3:01 PM

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Reaper You got it

yep 1915.

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5 years 15 weeks ago, 3:00 PM

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yup

I know how to ride the google fu machine

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5 years 15 weeks ago, 3:03 PM

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well shit the bed!

reaper got it.good job.i dont think i would have ever got that.

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