An unknown WW1 British Army Service Corps Staff Sergeant. He is wearing a Saddler's proficiency badge on his right sleeve and a M1915 winter issue...
The Lost Tommies and Diggers: Striking Colorized Images of British Soldiers Who Fought in the Battle of the Somme
Breathtaking images of the unknown British Tommies who fought against the Germans in the Battle of the Somme. The brave soldiers have been b...
Heartbreaking photos of troops on the eve of the Somme 100 years ago
Compared with what was to follow, the weeks leading up to the bloodiest battle in British history were a gentle calm before the storm, as these astonishing 100-year-old photographs show.
25 beautiful, sad & thought provoking colourised images of WWI
Many thanks go to Doug Banks and his team – the masters of colourisation. The beauty of these colourised images is that colour, allows you to pick out
Sergeant Brian Needel
1/5 Battalion, London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) Sgt Needell enlisted in April 1909. He was killed in action, aged 28, at Wancourt on 2 May 1917. Sgt Needell is buried at Hibers Trench Cemetery. Photograph presented by his wife, Mrs Needell of Teddington. Faces of the First World War The full story is not always known to us. If you know more, please tell us in the comments below. Find out more about this First World War Centenary project at www.1914.org/faces. This image is from IWM…