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Wounded soldier from WWI with prosthetic face made from tin

Wounded soldier from WWI (mutile) with prosthetic face made from tin. Sculptors used plaster to cast soldier's faces and then painted copper or tin which could be attached to spectacles or hung from ears.

Aussie soldier, WWI

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"Edith Cavell was shot by a German firing squad on 12 October 1915, aged 49, for helping Allied soldiers escape from Belgium during World War I."

October 1915 - British nurse Edith Cavell is executed by a German firing squad for helping Allied soldiers escape from Belgium during the First World War. Her execution received worldwide condemnation and extensive press coverage.

Soldiers prepare to lob "potato masher" grenades from their trench during WWI.

"Soldiers prepare to lob "potato masher" grenades from their trench during WWI." World War I started in the US did not enter the war until and the war ended in 1919 over the Treater of Versailles.

WWI; German soldier holding an anti-tank rifle and the bullet it shoots. -diomedia.com

WWI-French soldier holding an anti-tank rifle [German] and the bullet it shoots. CLB- Mauser 13 mm anti-tank rifle (German: Tankgewehr usually abbreviated T-Gewehr].

WWI Scotish Soldier  Scottish soldiers wear kilt in battle; Kilt apron used to replace the sporran (held items) and protected the kilt when in the line; Gas carried in small bags over the kilt, like a sporran.

WWI Scotish Soldier Scottish soldiers wear kilt in battle; Kilt apron used to replace the sporran (held items) and protected the kilt when in the line; Gas carried in small bags over the kilt, like a sporran.

Australian soldiers in Gallipoli 1915. Sitting proudly in the middle is an Indigenous Australian.

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