First World War - War in the Air

THE LONDON RIFLE BRIGADE COLLECTION

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Catalogue number
  • HU 63277B
Production date
1915-09-25
Subject period
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  • object category: Black and white
Category
photographs

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Object description

British troops advance to the attack through a cloud of poison gas as viewed from the trench which they have just left: a remarkable snapshot taken by a soldier of the London Rifle Brigade on the opening day of the Battle of Loos, 25 September 1915.

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