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What nationality?

These two pictures were printed on the same page as the two disputed ones uploaded yesterday. However, these two were not credited to any Keystone press agency. The text is general stuff about submarines

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There might be a mix of nationalities here. Stephen sems to be right in that the curl on the stripes on the cuff of the man at left was not to be found in the French navy. Look at this picture :

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_de_Gaulle#/media/File:General_De_Gaulle_inspecting_sailors_on_the_Free_French_ship_LEOPARD_at_Greenock

(The link wil not function as direct link to the picture, it is situated about one third down on the page. "De Gaulle inspecting sailors...")

Contemporary French Air Force uniforms: https://media.defense.gov/2012/Jul/15/2000134180/-1/-1/0/120714-F-NI989-011.JPG
 

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