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Belfort - la Miotte
[Théâtre de la Guerre, 1870-1871]
7.4 in x 6.3 in (189 mm x 159 mm)
Courtesy of Paul Frecker
Despite being besieged and heavily bombarded by German forces, Belfort did not succumb until it was formally surrendered at the time of the general armistice. The hill of La Miotte, on which a tower and fort were situated, lay to the northeast of Belfort.