Menin road, 1917 - I have seen this photo before and wondered about it. It is such a shallow, narrow trench, and they are so packed in. It just looks like a death trap. One artillery shell and the whole lot is gone.
Gallipoli Campaign - World War I April 1915 – 9 January Belligerents : British Empire & France vs Ottoman Empire Commanders and Leaders : Winston Churchill & Victor Augagneur vs Mustafa Kemal Strength : British & French vs Turks Result : Ottoman victory
The World War I claimed lives of tens of millions of European from 1914 to It is really a big loss. It engulfed Europe in a bloody war. While everybody hoped that World War I would be "The war to end all wars,"
“Great Gatsby” author, F.Scott Fitzgerald’s military portrait. He reportedly purchased the uniform for this photo at Brooks Brothers, was very excited to go to battle, but never ended up serving. It was a regret that supposedly haunted him his whole life.