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Berneau were given the choice to go to Maastricht for medical Photo above: Opening of the Red Cross hospital in the Augustijnenkerk, care or to wait until transportation to Aachen would be 2 August 1914. | RHCL available. Fifteen wounded were admitted to the Maastricht hospital that day and on 6 august, 56 new patients had arrived. with a total of fifteen wounded German soldiers had reported at The Red Cross in the Hague then issued an order forbidding the the main guardhouse in the Vrijthof. On 10 August, the order crossing of the Belgian border. For the next few days the was cancelled and from then it was allowed to collect wounded wounded were handed over at the border or even transported at one hour walking distance on the Belgian side of the border. to Maastricht. The Maastricht police force reported, for instance, that in the night of 7 on 8 August ‘Cameinwagens’


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