British and German armies commemorate WWI Christmas truce football match – in pictures

The teams, representing the British Army and German Bundeswehr, played in Aldershot, England on Wednesday to honour 100 years since Christmas 1914, when troops left the trenches during World War I and agreed to a one-day truce, where they are said to have played a football match in no-man’s land between the trenches along the Western Front.

Published: December 18, 2014 04:00 AM