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Post with 0 votes and 102 views. A German soldier and a British soldier sharing a smoke during a Christmas truce in the trenches (WWI) German Soldier, British Soldier, British Army, World War One, First World, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Random Pictures, Christmas Truce

WWI British and German soldiers exchange cigarettes, gifts, and addresses during Christmas Truce, 1914 [361x400]

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WWI - Australian gunners on a duckboard track in Château Wood near Hooge, 29 October Ww1 History, Military History, World History, British History, Ancient History, American History, History Essay, World War One, Photography

Australian gunners on a duckboard track in Château Wood near Hooge, 29 October 1917.

English and German soldiers play football in No Man's Land, First World war. I had no idea there was a photo. Soldados Ingleses y Alemanes juegan fútbol en tierra de nadie.

During the Christmas Truce of 1914, German and British soldiers play a game of soccer in the "no man's land" between trenches.

Sometimes nothing helps us look forward than taking a look back at the things that make us great.

The 'Pompeii' of the Western Front: Archaeologists find the bodies of 21 tragic World War One German soldiers in perfectly preserved trenches where they were buried alive by an Allied shell World War One, Second World, First World, History Online, War Photography, Military Diorama, Pompeii, Military History, Wwii

The 'Pompeii' of the Western Front: Archaeologists find the bodies of 21 tragic World War One German soldiers in perfectly preserved trenches where they were buried alive by an Allied shell

The men were part of a larger group of 34 who were killed when a huge Allied shell exploded above the tunnel in the Alsace region of eastern France in 1918, causing it to cave in.

First world war -- Canadian soldiers in trenches. "My father fought in the second World War - where they also dug trenches. War is hell. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, British Army, Canadian History, World War One, Second World, First World, Wilhelm Ii, Kaiser Wilhelm

10 Photos of Life in the Trenches

What was it like to be stationed on the front line? Here are 10 photos that shed some light on life in the First World War trenches.

Peter Corlett, Man in the mud. For Australians, the horrific face of modern battle was first seen during the First World War. History and WWI

First World War Gallery | The Australian War Memorial

The Most Powerful Images Of World War I - German troops playing football behind the lines, 1915 Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Fukushima, World War One, First World, Behind The Lines, Battle Of The Somme, History Magazine, War Dogs

German troops playing football behind the lines, 1915.

Friday 1 July 2016 marked the centenary of the beginning of the Battle of the Somme, the biggest conflict seen on the Western Front during World War I. Here are some of the most arresting photos from the war. Contains graphic images.

This WWI recruitment poster from 1915 shows soldiers firing from a trench, and a vignette of players on a soccer pitch. It reads: 'Young men of Britain! The Germans said you were not in earnest. See World, World War One, First World, Wilhelm Ii, Kaiser Wilhelm, Ww1 Propaganda Posters, Sale Poster, Young Man, Poster Size Prints

Young Men of Britain!! The Germans said you were not in earnest - "We Knew you'd come....

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Poppies Pour Like Blood From The Tower Of London To Remember The Fallen Soldiers Of WWI ceramic-poppies-first-world-war-installation-london-tower october 2014 Cummins, Okinawa, Ceramic Poppies, Ceramic Flowers, Glass Flowers, Instalation Art, Remember The Fallen, Remembrance Day, Tours

Blood Red Poppies Flow from Tower of London to Commemorate WWI - Cube Breaker

With this year being the 100th anniversary of the First World War, commemorations are being held worldwide to remember those who lost their lives. In memory of each British and Colonial soldier who lost their life, 888,246 ceramic blood red poppies have been placed around the Tower of London’s dry moat. The installations designers, ceramic …

British and German Soldiers Shown Fraternizing in No-Man's Land on the Western Front, throughout the Unofficial Christmas Truce (Christmas Day, Wilhelm Ii, Kaiser Wilhelm, World War One, First World, Christmas Truce, Christmas Eve, German Christmas, No Mans Land, British Soldier

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wasbella102: “ British and German soldiers fraternising at Ploegsteert, Belgium, on Christmas Day 1914 ”

Friday 1 July 2016 marked the centenary of the beginning of the Battle of the Somme, the biggest conflict seen on the Western Front during World War I. Here are some of the most arresting photos from the war. Contains graphic images. Triple Entente, World War One, First World, Batalha Do Somme, Schlacht An Der Somme, Guerra Total, Battle Of The Somme, Historia Universal, Marie Curie

44 sad, tragic but mesmerising colourised images of WWI

God would never be cruel enough to create a cyclone as terrible as that Argonne battle. Only man would ever think of doing an awful thing like that. It

Press photo of soccer team of British soldiers with gas masks, somewhere in Northern France, Press photo. Bibliothèque nationale de France, département Estampes et photographie, Football Squads, Football Team, School Football, Football Odds, Football Players, World War One, First World, Equipement Football, British Football

Germany v England, Christmas Day 1914. Western Front. Merry Christmas to r/soccer!!!

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The Beautiful Game Over the next month, from sofa to pub, the whole country will be gripped with World Cup Fever, but what impact did the First World War have on our national game? National Games, Live In The Now, The Next, First World, World Cup, Britain, Football, War, Beautiful

Back in Britain

The Beautiful Game Over the next month, from sofa to pub, the whole country will be gripped with World Cup Fever, but what impact did the First World War have on our national game? Unlike cricket and...