Brussels, August 8, 1941. Waiting for Degrelle to join the ranks after his farewell speech at the nearby Palais des Beaux-Arts. The officer in the foreground on the left is Jules Mathieu, all are in uniform of the Formations de Combat, the militia of the Rex Party. (Coll. E. De Bruyne).

From A European anabasis: western European volunteers in the German army and SS, 1940-1945 by Kenneth W. Estes

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  • Brussels, August 8, 1941. Waiting for Degrelle to join the ranks after his farewell speech at the nearby Palais des Beaux-Arts. The officer in the foreground on the left is Jules Mathieu, all are in uniform of the Formations de Combat, the militia of the Rex Party. (Coll. E. De Bruyne).