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Taxi tribute to World War One Parisian drivers

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Taxi tribute to World War One Parisian drivers

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Numerous vehicles which were used to ferry soldiers to the battle front in World War One have taken part in a parade through Paris.

Cars and lorries from the era along with their modern counterparts marked the centenary of the “Taxis of the Marne”.
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Their drivers back in 1914 had risked their lives to get the troops to the front line to defend the French capital which was being threatened by German invaders.