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  • THE FRENCH ARMY ON THE WESTERN FRONT, 1914-1918

    THE FRENCH ARMY ON THE WESTERN FRONT, 1914-1918

    part of "FRENCH FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL EXCHANGE COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: French official photographer 1917-09-12

    Q 80071

    French troops in a look-out post in the front line trenches at the Hurtebise Farm near Craonnelle (Aisne), 12 September 1917.

  • round 75 mm shrapnel

    round 75 mm shrapnel

    (Weapons and ammunition)

    MUN 2420

    First World War period French 75mm shrapnel shell. The French '75', with a new improved recoil system, was the first quick-firing field gun.

  • képi (Field Marshal Foch)

    képi (Field Marshal Foch)

    (uniforms and insignia)

    UNI 12638

    Worn by Field Marshal Ferdinand Foch. During the grave crisis of the German 1918 'Spring Offensive' on the Western Front, Foch was (following the critical Allied conferences at Doullens, 26 March, and Beauvais, 3 April) created General-in-Chief...

  • scabbard for Poignard de Tranchée No 1 bis

    scabbard for Poignard de Tranchée No 1 bis

    (Weapons and ammunition)

    WEA 2236.2

    Well-made dark tan leather sheath / scabbard (stitched at edges) with belt loop (and stud) and hilt restraining strap (stud missing).

  • THE FRENCH ARMY ON THE WESTERN FRONT, 1914-1918

    THE FRENCH ARMY ON THE WESTERN FRONT, 1914-1918

    part of "FRENCH FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL EXCHANGE COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: French official photographer 1915-07-15

    Q 80075

    French ambulances setting out to look for wounded at La Neuville-au-Pont, 15 July 1915.

  • Toby Jug, Marshal Ferdinand Foch

    Toby Jug, Marshal Ferdinand Foch

    (souvenirs and ephemera) Made by: ROYAL STAFFORDSHIRE POTTERY 1918

    EPH 8728

    First World War period patriotic, humorous and inspirational portrait ceramic (in the form of a 'Toby Jug') of Marshal Ferdinand Foch (1851-1929). Foch was appointed 'Generalissimo' or Commander-in-Chief of Allied Forces on the...

  • ALLIED COMMANDERS OF THE SALONIKA CAMPAIGN 1915-1918

    ALLIED COMMANDERS OF THE SALONIKA CAMPAIGN 1915-1918

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Varges, Ariel (Photographer) 1916

    Q 31759

    General Maurice Bailloud, Commander of the French 156th Division, in conversation with General Sir Bryan Mahon, commander of British forces at Salonika from their initial landing in October 1915 until 9 May 1916, when he was posted to Egypt. Also present...

  • Toby Jug, Marshal Joseph Joffre

    Toby Jug, Marshal Joseph Joffre

    (souvenirs and ephemera) Made by: ROYAL STAFFORDSHIRE POTTERY

    EPH 8731.1

    First World War period patriotic, humorous and inspirational portrait ceramic (in the form of a 'Toby Jug') of Marshal Joseph Joffre. Joffre was Commander of the French Armies 1914-1916. He was compulsorily retired on 27 December 1916 (...

  • DESTRUCTION ON THE WESTERN FRONT, 1914-1918

    DESTRUCTION ON THE WESTERN FRONT, 1914-1918

    part of "FRENCH FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL EXCHANGE COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: French official photographer 1917-06-30

    HU 69986

    View of ruined buildings and a communication trench at Beaurains, 30 June 1917.

  • THE FRENCH LABOUR CORPS ON THE WESTERN FRONT, 1914-1918

    THE FRENCH LABOUR CORPS ON THE WESTERN FRONT, 1914-1918

    part of "FRENCH FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL EXCHANGE COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: French official photographer 1916-10-10

    Q 80065

    Senegalese labourers at rest at Lauw, 10 October 1916.

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