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An old French couple visit their former house in the devastated region that was finally vacated by the Germans, only find a mass of stone and debris that was once home/1916

An old French couple visit their former house in the devastated region that was finally vacated by the Germans, only find a mass of stone and debris that was once home/1916

Source / July 21, 2014 / 58

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A British soldier and a jackass

A British soldier and a jackass

Source / July 11, 2014 / 69

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Troops of the Royal Army Medical Corps on board of one of the troopships before they disembark in Etaples, France.

Troops of the Royal Army Medical Corps on board of one of the troopships before they disembark in Etaples, France.

Source / July 10, 2014 / 52

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Infantrymen returning to the front, Battle of the Somme/1916

Infantrymen returning to the front, Battle of the Somme/1916

Source / July 09, 2014 / 67

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Canadian stretcher bearers tending the wounded at an Advanced Dressing Station/Battle of the Somme

Canadian stretcher bearers tending the wounded at an Advanced Dressing Station/Battle of the Somme

Source / July 08, 2014 / 27

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Soldiers leaving their trench for a raid during the Battle of the Somme; It’s known that this photograph was taken behind the lines and shows a scene specially set up for the photographer.

Soldiers leaving their trench for a raid during the Battle of the Somme; It’s known that this photograph was taken behind the lines and shows a scene specially set up for the photographer.

Source / July 08, 2014 / 90

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Wounded soldiers being removed in a motor ambulance from Lieven, during the Battle of Passchendaele.

Wounded soldiers being removed in a motor ambulance from Lieven, during the Battle of Passchendaele.

Source / July 08, 2014 / 192

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A group of Canadian soldiers strung out in the streets of Cambrai against its still burning buildings.

A group of Canadian soldiers strung out in the streets of Cambrai against its still burning buildings.

Source / July 08, 2014 / 107

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