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The Laws of War on Land. Oxford, 9 September 1880.
Part II : Application of general principles #I. Hostilities #A. Rules of conduct with regard to individuals #(d) The dead - Art. 19.
Art. 19. It is forbidden to rob or mutilate the dead lying on the field of battle.