Pictures from the Great War

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Pictures from the Great War. Cross-section of a front-line trench. Arrival in France (Etaples). British wiring party near Arras. A soldier uses a box periscope to look at No-Man's-Land. Hill 60, a few miles from Ypres in 1915, a German stronghold - Peter Savelkoul. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • Cross-section of a front-line trench

  • Arrival in France (Etaples)

  • British wiring party near Arras

  • A soldier uses a box periscope to look at No-Man's-Land.

  • Hill 60, a few miles from Ypres in 1915, a German stronghold - Peter Savelkoul

  • Artillery stuck in the mud in Flanders

  • No-Man's-Land at Passchen-daele in 1917

  • Officers walking through a flooded communication trench

  • British boy soldier in the Great War

  • Young German recruits

  • Over the top in gas and smoke

  • A Blighty case at Passchendaele

  • Tending the wounded at a dressing station at Monchy

  • A British Army chaplain takes the personal belongings from the bodies of the fallen.

  • French soldiers collect their dead and wounded.

  • After the attack

  • The standard form sent by the British War Office to next of kin to notify them of the death of a member of the army