French Foreign Legion

  1. a unit of the French Army formerly serving esp in French North African colonies. It is largely recruited from foreigners, with French senior officers

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  • At the very outbreak of the war he enlisted in the French Foreign Legion—a rough entourage for a college-bred man.

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