Revue de Presse : The Swiss frontier in the First World War

Revue de Presse : The Swiss frontier in the First World War

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Since Switzerland was a neutral country, its frontiers had to be guarded to prevent the warring armies crossing them, deliberately or accidentally. However there were occasions when the border was crossed…Image: A Swiss soldier (foreground) talks to a German border guard through the frontier wire. The start of the war was one of the points at which there was the greatest fear amongst the Swiss of…

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