Burschenschaften Hold Annual Meeting

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Members of German traditional university fraternities, in German... News PhotoCultures,Education,Eisenach,Fraternity,Germany,Human Interest,People,Social Issues,University,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesEISENACH, GERMANY - MAY 24: Members of German traditional university fraternities, in German called Burschenschaften, gather with torches to the Burschenschaft Monument on May 24, 2013 in Eisenach, Germany. The Burschenschaften are holding their annual meeting in Eisenach. The Burschenschaften originated in 1815 among university students who volunteered to fight Napoleon. (Photo by Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images)