Parisians and tourists alike were greeted with the surprising sight of ‘soldiers’ in vintage army uniforms from Czarist Russia, Imperial Germany, Austria-Hungary, Italy and France roaming around the capital on France’s national holiday.
World War I’s Battle of Verdun remembered - March 29, 2014 Florent, a member of French association Le Poilu de la Marne dressed in a vintage army uniform, takes part in a nine-mile walk through the national forest of Verdun, eastern France.
Aitor Esteban, a deputy of the PNV (National Basque Party), holds a gun and an “ikurrina” flag during a re-enactment of the "Battle of Areces" that took place during the Spanish Civil War, in Grullos, north of Spain, September 14, 2013. The re-enactment of the historic 1937 battle was organised by the Frente del Nalon Association. (Photo by Eloy Alonso/Reuters)