AR­MISTICE DAY: 100 YEARS ON Mud, blood &

Huddersfield Daily Examiner - - FRONT PAGE -

Filthy con­di­tions, grind­ing te­dium and the con­stant threat of at­tack. Th­ese rare pho­to­graphs cap­ture the hor­rors of the trenches dur­ing the First World War Lord Kitch­ener (sec­ond right) seen here on a tour of the trenches in the Dar­danelles with Gen­eral Maxwell (sec­ond left). In this image the two commanders were within thirty yards of the Turk­ish trenches. Circa De­cem­ber 1915

Bri­tish sol­diers from the Ir­ish 10th Divi­sion, seen here wear­ing gas masks in the trenches in the Struma River val­ley, close to Salonika. Au­gust 1, 1916

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