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A lieutenant of the Medical Corps

This elegant officer (note the nice moustache) belonged probably to the Veterinary Corps of the US Army. The photograph was taken in Tréveray (Meuse, France) probably in 1917.

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A ricordo dei Volontari Ciclisti Automobilisti

You may remember the picture I’ve chosen this year to illustrate Italy’s entry in war. Today’s photo is linked to it as it shows a plaque dedicated to the fallen of the Volontari Ciclisti Automobilisti. 23 more words

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British troops in Péronne

As promised, here’s a second picture of Péronne when the town was reconquered by British troops in 1917!

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Souvenir of Péronne

Nice picture! It was taken in March 1917, when the town was reconquered by British troops. Another picture of Péronne follows tomorrow…

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Horses lines in a German artillery unit

Note the presence of the blacksmiths on the right side of the picture…

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Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

The only caption I have for this picture found in History of the First World War (a magazine published in 1970) is; “Raw material for war”…

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Enjoy the show

Ok, it’s Monday, but we can start the week in a light way, with this show for soldiers near the front line…

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