Execution of Russian workers (?) by Austro-Hungarian soldiers using the "pole" method in April 1918. Place unknown. During World War I, this method of execution was frequently used by the Austro-Hungarian army in summary executions dealing with real or supposed enemies such as partisan, saboteurs. Photo: Berliner Verlag/Archiv

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Execution of Russian workers (?) by Austro-Hungarian soldiers using the "pole" method in April 1918. Place unknown. During World War I, this method of execution was frequently used by the Austro-Hungarian army in summary executions dealing with real or supposed enemies such as partisan, saboteurs. Photo: Berliner Verlag/Archiv
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Image ID: DP94CT