clio_historia (clio_historia) wrote,

Первая мировая война в фотографиях.

Manfred von Richthofen

Ottoman Heliograph Crew at Huj during WW1, 1917

Belgian soldiers watching a demonstration of a trench mortar and periscope rifle, date unknown.

German troops in a trench attack the Allied forces with a flamethrower 1917

British trenches were often given familiar names as a way of humanising the nightmare landscape of the front line media.

German infantry advancing over a captured trench during the attack between Montdidier and Noyon during the Third Battle of the Aisne, June 1918.

Two German soldiers (the closest one wearing a British sergeant's overcoat) move through a temporarily abandoned French trench (occupied by the British)

A publicity photograph of 'Tommy Atkins', a soldier of the 51st Division, seated with a large doll in his arms, taken during the German offensive in Lys, 13 April 1918.

A group of soldiers in front of a well-fortified light bunker. One soldier is getting his face groomed by a comrade in what became known as the morning shave as an officer sits barefoot in the foreground in the image titled 'Life in the Trench'

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