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A British POW, c. 1916

A British POW, c. 1916

Source / August 19, 2014 / 36

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The bodies of Australian troops killed during the final battles on the Western Front. Gathered together for burial at a cemetery that was being constructed at Guillemont Farm, each man had his own simple cross/3 October 1918

The bodies of Australian troops killed during the final battles on the Western Front. Gathered together for burial at a cemetery that was being constructed at Guillemont Farm, each man had his own simple cross/3 October 1918

Source / August 19, 2014 / 81

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A German infantryman wearing body armor during the Battle of the Somme

A German infantryman wearing body armor during the Battle of the Somme

Source / August 19, 2014 / 332

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American GIs switching out the street sign of “Hindenberg Strasse” in St. Mihiel salient to Wilson USA

American GIs switching out the street sign of “Hindenberg Strasse” in St. Mihiel salient to Wilson USA

Source / August 19, 2014 / 36

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Spanish Army officers’ crossing the battlefield at Le Sars, March 1917.

Spanish Army officers’ crossing the battlefield at Le Sars, March 1917.

Source / August 18, 2014 / 20

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A group of four French soldiers in a French trench at La Bassee.

A group of four French soldiers in a French trench at La Bassee.

Source / August 17, 2014 / 143

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Gurkhas arriving on the Western Front

Gurkhas arriving on the Western Front

Source / August 17, 2014 / 26

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Carrier pigeons used by troops on the Western Front

Carrier pigeons used by troops on the Western Front

Source / August 17, 2014 / 55

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