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Object details

Category
photographs
Related period
Interwar (production), Interwar (content)
Creator
Unknown
Production date
1920-05
Dimensions

Prints(M): Quantity 51

Catalogue number
Q 92254
Part of
THE BRITISH MILITARY MISSION TO POLAND, 1919-1921

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