Soldiers of the Russian Caucasus Army in the forests of Sarikamish, World War I.
Italian Troops (Alpini) with Schwarzlose machine gun, date probably 1918.
Italian soldiers preparing to throw granades away, World War I.
British and French forward artillery observers relay aiming information back to the artillerymen by phone, World War I.
French soldiers attacking at Verdun, 1916.
Famous photo of Belgian soldiers in their distinctive top hats with their dog-pulled machine guns in 1914.
British soldiers of the Wiltshire Regiment advancing to the attack during the Battle of the Somme, 7 August 1916.
"We died so Germany can live, so let us live through you"
This is where the village of Fleury once stood, this place had been captured by the French and the Germans 16 times during the Battle of Verdun, in 1916. During the war, the town was completely destroyed and the land was made uninhabitable to such an extent that a decision was made not to rebuild it.
A 60-pounder gun firing in the dawn barrage while dimly seen field batteries go forward on the right as part of the British advance near Moeuvres, Battle of the Canal du Nord, 27 September 1918.
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