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Operations on the Ancre, January-march 1917 Q1810

Operations on the Ancre, January-march 1917 Q1810

Operations on the Ancre, January-march 1917 British soldiers stand in the entrance to a captured German dug-out near Puisieux, captured during operations on the Ancre in February 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4683

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4683

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 The 27th Motor Ambulance Convoy of the Royal Army Medical Corps awaiting orders on the snow-covered Saint-Pol-sur-Ternoise-Arras road, February 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6391

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6391

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Cook of the Army Service Corps melting snow in a cooking dixie. Neulette, 17 December 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6463

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6463

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Men of the 5th Battalion, Manchester Regiment hanging camouflage netting across a street in Cambrin, 26 January 1918.

The British Empire Troops on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6124

The British Empire Troops on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6124

The British Empire Troops on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Indian labourers from Manipur having lunch near Arras, 20 October 1917.

9 45 Inch Trench Mortar Gommecourt March 1917 - A group of men standing around a machine in the snow

9 45 Inch Trench Mortar Gommecourt March 1917 - A group of men standin...

IWM caption : "A BRITISH TRENCH MORTAR CREW AT GOMMECOURT, FRANCE, 1917 Description: A British 9.45 inch trench mortar crew stand with their weapon in an old German trench in Pigeon Wood, Gommecourt. It is snow... More

British cavalry 1917 during World War I

British cavalry 1917 during World War I

German Retreat to the Hindenburg Line. British Cavalry crossing a wooden bridge over the River Somme at Brie, near Peronne, March 1917.

Irish Guards marching in France, 1915

Irish Guards marching in France, 1915

1st Battalion Irish Guards (No. 2 Company) 2nd Division, marching off from a village on the Westem Front, 17th August, 1915.

Lille 1918 Oct during World War I

Lille 1918 Oct during World War I

Official entry into Lille. The march past of the British 47th Division in the Grande Place, 28 October 1918. Français : Lille (France - dép. du Nord) – 28 octobre 1918 - Défilé de la 47e division britannique ... More

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Q6727

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Q6727

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Royal Horse Artillery (13 pounder) battery at the gallop during training. The gun has left the ground as a result of mounting the bank in foreground. Inexent, 20 June 1918.

The British Empire Troops on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4875

The British Empire Troops on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4875

The British Empire Troops on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Troops of the South African Native Labour Corps around a brazier at their camp. Dannes, March 1917.

ToffeeAppleBombs1916 during World War I

ToffeeAppleBombs1916 during World War I

Photograph of men of the Royal Army Ordnance Corps playing cards on a dump of 2 inch mortar bombs ("Toffee Apples") at Acheux, July 1916, BATTLE OF THE SOMME.

RGA using signalling lamp Battle of the Somme 1916 IWM Q 4131

RGA using signalling lamp Battle of the Somme 1916 IWM Q 4131

British R.G.A. (Royal Garrison Artillery) using a daylight signalling lamp in a shell hole in front of Fricourt Wood, September 1916.

WWI horse skin disease during World War I

WWI horse skin disease during World War I

From IWM: "A horse undergoes skin disease treatment at No. 10 Veterinary Hospital at Neufchatel, near Etaples, 2 March 1916. The men carrying out the treatment are wearing protective clothing, including mackin... More

8th Hussar First World War during World War I

8th Hussar First World War during World War I

The 8th Hussars regiment had been in Northern France since December 1914. They had been wearing a khaki cap up until 1916 when the steel helmet was introduced. They were also issued with a bayonet in that year... More

Malins Battle of the Somme during World War I

Malins Battle of the Somme during World War I

Lt Geoffrey Malins filming the preliminary bombardment of the First Day of the en:Battle of the Somme, July 1st 1916. Malins shots became part of the documentary film The Battle of the Somme.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6136

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6136

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 British soldier taking up screw pickets for wiring. Heninel, 23 October 1917.

The British Empire Troops on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4878

The British Empire Troops on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4878

The British Empire Troops on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Two soldiers of the South African Native Labour corps greasing their feet. Dannes, March 1917.

12th Royal Scots Lewis gunners in gas masks 25-06-1918

12th Royal Scots Lewis gunners in gas masks 25-06-1918

Lewis gunners of the 12th Royal Scots wear box respirators during a gas attack on a front line trench, Meteren.

Retreat from Mons during World War I

Retreat from Mons during World War I

Men and horses of the Cavalry Division, British Expeditionary Force, retreat from Mons in August 1914.

Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers Battle of Cambrai 20-11-1917 IWM Q 3187

Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers Battle of Cambrai 20-11-1917 IWM Q 3187

Men of the 11th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers in a captured German communications trench near Havrincourt during the Battle of Cambrai.

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Q6726

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Q6726

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Royal Horse Artillery (13 pounder) battery at the gallop during training. The gun has left the ground as a result of mounting the bank in foreground. Inexent, 20 June 1918.

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Q7804

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Q7804

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 A shell-damaged bridge over the canal at Givenchy, 27 June 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6389

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6389

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 A motor-cyclist despatch rider in the snow. Saint-Pol-sur-Mer, December 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6398

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6398

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 British soldier (Army Service Corps?) digging out a snowed-up car at Neulette, 17 December 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q8554

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q8554

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 A British working party is seen collecting material from ruins in Cambrin to strengthen their dug outs, 13 March 1918.

The German Spring Offensive, March-july 1918 Q8619

The German Spring Offensive, March-july 1918 Q8619

The German Spring Offensive, March-july 1918 British infantry moving forward near Mailly-Maillet to meet the German advance, 26 March 1918.

13th Welsh 13 March 1918 during World War I

13th Welsh 13 March 1918 during World War I

The 13th Battlion, Welsh Regiment entrenching to construct rear lines of defence at Houplines (30th Division), 13 March 1918.

British 8 inch howitzer France May 1916 IWM Q 568

British 8 inch howitzer France May 1916 IWM Q 568

British 8 inch howitzer and crew in action in a camouflaged emplacement at Wagnonlieu, France. See also : File:8inchHowitzerMkIRecoiling.jpg File:Englische schwere Haubitze in Gefecht.jpg File:BL 8 inch howit... More

Riqueval Bridge 1918 during World War I

Riqueval Bridge 1918 during World War I

Brigadier General J V Campbell addressing troops of the 137th Brigade (46th Division) from the Riqueval Bridge over the St Quentin Canal.

Vickers machine gun crew with gas masks

Vickers machine gun crew with gas masks

British Vickers machine gun crew wearing PH-type anti-gas helmets. Near Ovillers during the Battle of the Somme, July 1916. The gunner is wearing a padded waistcoat, enabling him to carry the machine gun bar... More

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Q6743

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Q6743

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Army Boot Repair Shop in Calais, 24 June 1918.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6349

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6349

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Using a signalling shutter.

Three 8-inch howitzers of 39th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery (RGA), firing from the Fricourt-Mametz Valley during the Battle of the Somme, August 1916. Q5817

Three 8-inch howitzers of 39th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery...

Three 8-inch howitzers of 39th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery (RGA), firing from the Fricourt-Mametz Valley during the Battle of the Somme, August 1916. Three 8 inch howitzers of 39th Siege Battery, Ro... More

A Brigadier and one of his Staff Officers in a ruined village, Bestanddeelnr 158-1685

A Brigadier and one of his Staff Officers in a ruined village, Bestand...

Nederlands: Collectie / Archief : Fotocollectie Eerste Wereldoorlog Reportage / Serie : The British Western front Beschrijving : A Brigadier and one of his Staff Officers in a ruined village Annotatie : Het Bri... More

A busy scene on a road., Bestanddeelnr 158-1862

A busy scene on a road., Bestanddeelnr 158-1862

Nederlands: Collectie / Archief : Fotocollectie Eerste Wereldoorlog Reportage / Serie : The British Western front in France. The German offensive Beschrijving : A busy scene on a road. Annotatie : Het Britse We... More

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Q70609

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 Q70609

The British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918 British artillery in action during operations at Molain, near the town of Vaux-Andigny.

BL 6 Inch Mk 7 Gun Pys March 1917 during World War I

BL 6 Inch Mk 7 Gun Pys March 1917 during World War I

A BRITISH GUN CREW AT WORK, PYS, FRANCE, 1917 The crew of a 6 inch Mark VII gun at work, near Pys. See also : File:BL 6 inch Mk VII gun in action NLS 74548400.jpg for another view.

Flooding in Tincourt-Boucly April 1917 IWM Q 1985

Flooding in Tincourt-Boucly April 1917 IWM Q 1985

IWM caption : German Retreat to the Hindenburg Line. Road at Tincourt, on the Cologne River, in area flooded by the Germans.

Royal Artillery trench cookers Wancourt France 29-04-1917 IWM Q 5273

Royal Artillery trench cookers Wancourt France 29-04-1917 IWM Q 5273

Trench cookers of the 191st Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery, in a position near the village of Wancourt, France.

Wiring Party And 12 Inch Railway Gun Arras 1917

Wiring Party And 12 Inch Railway Gun Arras 1917

A British Army wiring party passing a railway mounted twelve inch gun as they move forward. Arras, France. Comment : The gun is a 12 inch Mk IX naval gun on Armstrong Mk II railway mounting. NOTE : This versio... More

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4645

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4645

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Soldiers drawing water at a pump in Combles, January 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4839

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4839

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 A ration party of the 6th Battalion, Queen's Royal Regiment (West Surrey) with food containers going up to the trenches. Arras, March 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4851

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4851

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Gunners of the Royal Garrison Artillery bringing charges up to their 6 inch guns across the ice on the Somme canal at Frise in March 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6097

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6097

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Troops of the 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment, in the ruins of the church in Tilloy, 18 October 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6461

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6461

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Two men of the 5th Battalion, Manchester Regiment buying apples from an old woman living in a house very near the line at Cambrin, 26 January 1918.

Official photograph taken on the British Western Front in France - The German offensive - Getting themselves ready for checking the German offensive (15030619699)

Official photograph taken on the British Western Front in France - The...

No known copyright restrictions. Please credit UBC Library as the image source. For more information, see digitalcollections.library.ubc.ca/cdm/about. Description: Men who have shelled the Germans for 74 hour... More

British infantry Morval 25 September 1916

British infantry Morval 25 September 1916

British infantry advancing in support during the Battle of Morval, 25 September 1916, part of the Battle of the Somme.The site is near Ginchy so the troops belong to the British XIV Corps, possibly the British ... More

British officer writing home - WWI - Western Front

British officer writing home - WWI - Western Front

A British officer writing home from the Western Front during World War One. Sitting on some sandbags and surrounded by scattered debris, this officer is writing a letter home. He is wearing puttees (protective... More

Christmas Truce 1914 during World War I

Christmas Truce 1914 during World War I

Deutsch: Britische und deutsche Truppenangehörige treffen sich während des inoffizellen Weihnachtsfriedens im Niemandsland (Britische Truppen der Northumberland Hussars, 7. Infanteriedivision).English: Britis... More

Lancashire Fusiliers trench Beaumont Hamel 1916

Lancashire Fusiliers trench Beaumont Hamel 1916

IWM caption : Battle of Albert : Soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Lancashire Fusiliers fixing bayonets prior to the attack on Beaumont Hamel. They are wearing ‘fighting order’, with the haversack in place of ... More

Gare de Saint-Saëns - Soldats britanniques en 1916

Gare de Saint-Saëns - Soldats britanniques en 1916

Soldats britanniques en gare de Saint-Saëns Public domain photograph of a locomotive, train car, railroad trucks, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Q4568

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Q4568

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Battle of the Ancre. British soldiers on the improvised bridge (a fallen tree-trunk) across the Ancre, November 1916.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4692

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4692

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Horse transport park in the snow, Arras road, near St. Pol, February 1917.

37th Divison Embusing Arras 1917 during World War I

37th Divison Embusing Arras 1917 during World War I

IWM description : "THE BATTLE OF ARRAS 1917. Battle of the Scarpe: Infantry of the 37th Division embusing in Arras after the fighting at Monchy-le-Preux on 10 April 1917."

British soldiers in wrecked German trench at Ginchy 1916 IWM Q 4338

British soldiers in wrecked German trench at Ginchy 1916 IWM Q 4338

Two British soldiers stand in a wrecked German trench at Ginchy, Somme, France.

Trench at night during World War I

Trench at night during World War I

IWM caption : "Trench Layout and Conditions: A fatigue party carrying duckboards over a support line trench at night, Cambrai".

Vickers machine gun crew with gas masks rear view

Vickers machine gun crew with gas masks rear view

British Vickers machine gun crew wearing PH-type anti-gas helmets. Near Ovillers during the Battle of the Somme, July 1916. The gunner is wearing a padded waistcoat, enabling him to carry the machine gun bar... More

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Q4584

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Q4584

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Battle of the Ancre. British soldiers washing the woodwork of their rifles in the Ancre at St. Pierre Divion in November 1916.

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Q4605

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Q4605

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Battle of the Ancre. Field kitchen of the 2nd Battalion of the Manchester Regiment on water-logged site. Near St.Pierre Divion, November1916.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4619

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4619

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Two British soldiers enjoying a drink of rum near the Chalk Pit, Pozieres, December 1916. They are standing on a pile of elephant iron, used for dug-outs and emplacements.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4688

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4688

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Royal Artillery gunners at the 12th Divisional Canteen on the Arras road near St. Pol, February 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4859

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4859

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Troops of the Royal Garrison Artillery getting water from a hole in the ice. Frise, March 1917.

12th Royal Scots in gas masks 25-06-1918

12th Royal Scots in gas masks 25-06-1918

Men of the 12th Royal Scots wear respirators during a gas attack on a front line trench, Meteren.

British reinforcements moving up to Flers-Courcelette 1916 IWM Q 188

British reinforcements moving up to Flers-Courcelette 1916 IWM Q 188

Battle of Flers-Courcelette : British reinforcements crossing the old German front line during the advance towards Flers.

British Troops Working With Stokes Bombs Ovillers 1916

British Troops Working With Stokes Bombs Ovillers 1916

Three British Army soldiers working on trench mortar ammunition at Ovillers. Location : Albert Bapaume Area, France. Comment : These men are working with bombs for the 3 inch Stokes Mortar. NOTE : This version... More

Northumberland Fusiliers at Thiepval Sept 1916 IWM Q 1349

Northumberland Fusiliers at Thiepval Sept 1916 IWM Q 1349

Photograph of an officer lecturing to Northumberland Fusiliers in a reserve trench at Thiepval.

Public Schools Battalion at White City 1916

Public Schools Battalion at White City 1916

Commonly believed to be a company of the Public Schools Battalion (16th Battalion, The Middlesex Regiment) at "White City", opposite Beaumont Hamel prior to the Battle of the Somme, 1916. (Alternatively, the m... More

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q5777

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q5777

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Service to commemorate the beginning of the 4th year of the War at the First Army Headquarters at Ranchicourt, 5 August 1917. General Henry Horne, GOC the 1st Ar... More

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6094

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6094

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 An orderly of the Royal Army Medical Corps and two soldiers of the Gordon Highlanders at an advanced dressing station in Ervillers, 17 October 1917. Note gas gong.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6139

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6139

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Windmill at Beaurains lined with concrete for use as an observation post and destroyed by artillery fire in the Battle of Arras. 23 October 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q7350

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q7350

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Staff group at the Central Kennel of the Messenger Dog Service, GHQ.

Trencheswwi2 during World War I

Trencheswwi2 during World War I

Men of the Lancashire Fusiliers sit in a muddy puddle on the floor of a front line trench opposite Messines to clean a Lewis gun. Behind them, as the trench bends round to the right, a group of men can be seen ... More

British Mark I male tank Somme 25 September 1916 (cropped4to3)

British Mark I male tank Somme 25 September 1916 (cropped4to3)

An early model British Mark I "male" tank, named C-15, near Thiepval, 25 September 1916. The tank is probably in reserve for the Battle of Thiepval Ridge which began on 26 September. The tank is fitted with th... More

4th East Lancs Saphead Givenchy 28 Jan 1918 - A black and white photo of soldiers in a trench

4th East Lancs Saphead Givenchy 28 Jan 1918 - A black and white photo ...

Title: THE EAST LANCASHIRE REGIMENT DURING THE FIRST WORLD WAR Description: A general scene showing men of the 1/4th East Lancashire Regiment in a sap-head at Givenchy.

British 55th Division gas casualties 10 April 1918

British 55th Division gas casualties 10 April 1918

British 55th (West Lancashire) Division troops blinded by tear gas await treatment at an Advanced Dressing Station near Bethune during the Battle of Estaires, 10 April 1918, part of the German offensive in Fla... More

British Lewis gun team Battle of Hazebrouck 1918 IWM Q 10902

British Lewis gun team Battle of Hazebrouck 1918 IWM Q 10902

British Lewis gun team manning a post on the bank of the Lys canal at St Venant during the Battle of Hazebrouck.

British wounded return from Battle of Ginchy 09-09-1916 IWM Q 4210

British wounded return from Battle of Ginchy 09-09-1916 IWM Q 4210

British troops at the the Battle of Ginchy, Somme, France. A soldier helps another supporting a wounded man across a trench as they return from the front line.

NLS Haig - Big gun going up to the front

NLS Haig - Big gun going up to the front

A British Army 6 inch Mk VII field gun being towed towards the front by a Holt caterpillar tractor, at Trones Wood, France.

Operations on the Ancre, January-march 1917 Q1794

Operations on the Ancre, January-march 1917 Q1794

Operations on the Ancre, January-march 1917 Group of the 2nd Battalion, the Manchester Regiment, part of 32nd Division after the advance on the Ancre, possibly around Serre, January 1917.

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Q4279

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Q4279

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 9.2 inch gun of the Royal Garrison Artillery on a railway mounting. Note the caption on the gun "The big push up". Maricourt, September 1916.

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Q4521

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Q4521

The Battle of the Somme, July-november 1916 Battle of the Ancre. French and British soldiers salvaging German rifles at St. Pierre-Divion, captured on 13th November 1916.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1916 Q5801

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1916 Q5801

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1916 The beginning of a communication trench outside the Cafe du Centre, Hamel. Four stretcher bearers are carrying a wounded along the road by its side. 22 November 1916.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4689

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4689

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 British soldiers and French school children throwing snowballs, near Rollencourt Chateau, British Press HQ. February, 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4710

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4710

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Royal Engineers passing across snow-covered ground in single file, east of Contalmaison, February 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6397

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6397

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 British soldier (Army Service Corps?) digging out a snowed-up car at Neulette, 17 December 1917.

Indian bicycle troops Somme 1916 IWM Q 3983

Indian bicycle troops Somme 1916 IWM Q 3983

Indian bicycle troops at a crossroads on the Fricourt-Mametz Road, Somme, France.

Stretcher bearers Battle of Ginchy 09-09-1916 IWM Q 1303

Stretcher bearers Battle of Ginchy 09-09-1916 IWM Q 1303

British stretcher bearers at the Battle of Ginchy, Somme, France : Carrying wounded across the battlefield under shell fire.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4684

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4684

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Royal Field Artillery 18 pounder gun battery passing along the snow-covered St.Pol-Arras Road, Calais, February 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4721

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4721

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 A working party carrying stove pipes, and walking past an 8-inch howitzer gun in the snow, Pozieres, February 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4763

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4763

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 German light railway engine smashed up by the British gun fire. Combles, March 1917.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6020

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6020

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 A barbed wire gate in a trench system to form a block against raiders at Cambrin in trenches held by 1/7th Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regim... More

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6400

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q6400

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 A British soldier (Army Service Corps?) 'shaking hands' with a kitten on a snowy bank, Neulette, 17 December 1917.

The Battle of the Somme film image1

The Battle of the Somme film image1

Still image from the film The Battle of the Somme showing a staged attack. Believed to be shot before the opening of the battle on 1 July 1916, possibly at a trench mortar school behind the lines.

The Battle of the Somme film image2

The Battle of the Somme film image2

Still image from The Battle of the Somme showing a wounded soldier being carried through a trench. The accompanying title frame read:British Tommies rescuing a comrade under shell fire. (This man died 30 minut... More

Troops addvance Battle of Ginchy 09-09-1916 IWM Q 1306

Troops addvance Battle of Ginchy 09-09-1916 IWM Q 1306

The Battle of Ginchy, Somme, France. British supporting infantry walk forward up the slope into the bombardment.

1st Battalion Cameronians (scottish Rifles) on the Western Front, 1914 - 1915 Q51587

1st Battalion Cameronians (scottish Rifles) on the Western Front, 1914...

1st Battalion Cameronians (scottish Rifles) on the Western Front, 1914 - 1915 2nd Lieutenant L J Barley of the 1st Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), watching as a rifle grenade is prepared for firing fr... More

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4626

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4626

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Humoresque photograph of a soldier resting in an old bath, near Maurepas.

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4662

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4662

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 An unidentified Sergeant and Warrant Officer Henry Basil Ault, the company quartermaster sergeant (CQMS) of the 11th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers, in a floode... More

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4711

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Q4711

The British Army on the Western Front, 1914-1918 Royal Engineers passing across snow-covered ground in single file, east of Contalmaison, February 1917.

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