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Something that happened in the Movie
Franz dies after having his leg amputated
He tells Paul to give his boots away because their group was arguing over it
Paul recalls that Franz's mother asked him to look after someone.
Paul is pressured into joining the army by his professor who dismisses his drawings as childish.
The Second Command eats hearty which is rare for them.
The students make fun of the mailmen whose been called up as well.
He becomes their drill sergeant
Rats feast on corpses and rotten bread which the soldiers use to hunt for fun.
Mustard gas and flamethrowers; someone falls in
The coffins and recruits arrive.
Himmelstoss arrives and they are sent into the trenches
They are given cheese the night before.
Paul is caught behind enemiy lines and kills an Allied Soldier; he is forced to hide in a ditch with the corpse.
Paul goes to the Catholic hosptial after being hit with Alfred; he is told about the dying room. One of their wardmates gets wheeled out for bandaging and panicks because he thinks the doctors are killing him. Paul is getting better but Alfred isn't
Paul returns home and nobody's waiting for him.
There's very little food at the farmer's market.
Most of the men are gone
Paul feels detached from the homeworld
Paul returns to find that one of his classmates died then watches two others die, later another in the trenches
Relation to History
Franz experiences phantom pain which occurs to many soldiers without limbs
The soldiers are getting younger and younger