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GUEST,Steve Shaw WWI, was No-Man's Land (816* d) RE: WWI, was No-Man's Land 12 Dec 14

I find it somewhat incredible that you can list those executions so unapologetically and dispassionately. "Only 346" is 346 too many for my taste. Even under a brutal civilian justice system, no more than 40 of those executions (for murder and "mutiny") would have happened. I am no historian but I should like to suggest that most of those were carried out to keep the others in line (yes, I know the cliche). Putting your statistic alongside the overall war casualties in an attempt to minimise its impact is both disingenuous and utterly irrelevant.

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