Fallen French WWI soldier's bedroom discovered intact after nearly a century


The man's parents kept his room as it was the day he left for the battlefront and sold their house stipulating it should remain so for 500 years.

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The name of dragoons officer Hubert Rochereau is commemorated on a war memorial in Bélâbre, his native village in central France, along with those of other young men who lost their lives in the first world war, reports The Guardian.