A young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the soul-destroying horror of World War I. Together with several other young German soldiers, he experiences the horrors of war, such evil of which he had not conceived of when signing up to fight. They eventually become sad, tormented, and confused of their purpose.
|Title||All Quiet on the Western Front|
|Countries||United States of America|
|Keywords||germany, disillusion, patriotism, world war i, friendship, war, army, boot camp, battlefield, steel helmet, atrocity, soldier, combat, warfare, death, pre-code, anti war, mud, trenches, young soldier, battlefield trauma|