The Great War Interviews: 5. Stefan Westmann

 

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Stefan Westmann was a Corporal with the German 29th Infantry Division while fighting for ground on the Western Front. His description of killing a French Corporal is honest and harrowing, as Stefan wonders how war turns civilised men into killers.

 

Channel: BBC (Archive)

First Air Date: 10 Mar 2014

Duration: 32 mins

 

Collection: The Great War Interviews (13 episodes)

A collection of interviews with World War One veterans and civilians filmed in the 1960s for the landmark BBC series The Great War.

 

 

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