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.
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.
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.