British Observers in captured observation post (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1915

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

British Observers in captured observation post

[between ca. 1915 and ca. 1920]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

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Call Number: LC-B2- 4284-9


Owner: The Library of Congress
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    • 08/Sep/2015 17:40:47

    From the Imperial War Museum site: "BATTLE OF MESSINES, JUNE 1917 part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Brooks, Ernest (Lieutenant) (Photographer) 1917-06-11 British Artillery observing officers of the Royal Arrtillery, seen in a captured German observation post near Oosttaverne Wood, 11th June 1917." BATTLE OF MESSINES, JUNE 1917 BATTLE OF MESSINES, JUNE 1917© IWM (Q 2307)

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    Greg (LOC P&P)

    • 10/Sep/2015 21:09:09

    Thanks, AS, we can add a note.