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WWI, May 1915, Arras - Entrée de l'abri des téléphonistes

WWI, May 1915, Arras - Entrée de l'abri des téléphonistes

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WWI, 24 June 1917; Sentry in the Portuguese front line near Neuve Chapelle. ©IWM Q 6442

WWI, 24 June 1917; Sentry in the Portuguese front line near Neuve Chapelle. ©IWM Q 6442

Aan het front. De vijand bespieden by mathildepaukens, via Flickr

Aan het front. De vijand bespieden by mathildepaukens, via Flickr

WWI, University of Alberta, 1916. -canadianletters.ca

WWI, University of Alberta, 1916. -canadianletters.ca

In the foreground is a main armament of the French Schneider CA1 tank; a fortification petard mortar, the 75 mm Blockhaus Schneider. It was mounted in a sponson in the right front corner of the tank.  Here's an in-tact example at the Musée de l'Armée: commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Musee-de-lArmee-IMG_1000.jpg

In the foreground is a main armament of the French Schneider CA1 tank; a fortification petard mortar, the 75 mm Blockhaus Schneider. It was mounted in a sponson in the right front corner of the tank. Here's an in-tact example at the Musée de l'Armée: commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Musee-de-lArmee-IMG_1000.jpg

WWI, Étain, Meuse, 1914; Two-wheeled stretcher-carrying carts with corpses of soldiers. -La PremièreGM, 14-18 (@1erGM) | Twitter

WWI, Étain, Meuse, 1914; Two-wheeled stretcher-carrying carts with corpses of soldiers. -La PremièreGM, 14-18 (@1erGM) | Twitter

WWI, May 1916, the village of Fleury-devant-Douaumont seen from above. -Paysages en Bataille (@Paysages1914) | Twitter

WWI, May 1916, the village of Fleury-devant-Douaumont seen from above. -Paysages en Bataille (@Paysages1914) | Twitter

WWI, 16 July 1917; British troops and civilians in the Town Square of Bethune, detail. ©IWM Q 78494

WWI, 16 July 1917; British troops and civilians in the Town Square of Bethune, detail. ©IWM Q 78494

cidre-de-glace:     Canadians being issued with summer underwear in reserve trenches. June, 1917.

cidre-de-glace: Canadians being issued with summer underwear in reserve trenches. June, 1917.

WWI, Oct 1916; A wounded soldier is being transferred from a motorized ambulance to a Casualtie Clearing Station. -canadasmilitaryhist (@CanadasMilHist) | Twitter

WWI, Oct 1916; A wounded soldier is being transferred from a motorized ambulance to a Casualtie Clearing Station. -canadasmilitaryhist (@CanadasMilHist) | Twitter

September 1918: Rendering first aid to a wounded Canadian soldier / Administrant les premiers soins à un soldat canadien blessé

September 1918: Rendering first aid to a wounded Canadian soldier / Administrant les premiers soins à un soldat canadien blessé