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The Christmas Truce of World War I – Foundation for Economic Education – Working for a free and prosperous world

Posted by Martin C. Fox on December 26, 2017

More about what we need more of.

https://fee.org/articles/the-christmas-truce-of-world-war-i/

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But there were souls on each side of that fratricidal conflict determined to preserve the decencies of Christendom, even amid the conflict. As Christmas dawned,

German Saxon troops shouted greetings to the British unit across from it: “A happy Christmas to you, Englishmen!” That welcome greeting prompted a mock-insulting reply from one of the Scottish troops, who was mildly irritated at being called an Englishman: “The same to you Fritz, but dinna o’er eat youself wi’ they sausages!”…

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