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The Army Museum

Print, Photographic


Accession number: 2019.0.362
Date: 1914 – 1918
Materials: Paper
Measurements: 15.2 cm L x 20.5 cm W2019.0.362.1 - 19 cm by 20.6 cm including mounting
Measurements: 15.2 cm L x 20.5 cm W x 16.3 cm L x 21.5 cm W2019.0.362.2 - 20.8 cm by 21.7 cm including mounting
Measurements: 15.2 cm L x 20.5 cm W x 16.3 cm L x 21.5 cm W x 16.3 cm L x 21.5 cm W2019.0.362.3 - 19.5 cm by 21.6 cm including mounting
Marks/Label: 2019.0.362.1 - A typed note below photograph reads "An artillery officer examining a captured German / gun."
2019.0.262.2 - A typed note below photographs reads "OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH TAKEN DURING THE / BRITISH ADVANCE IN THE WEST. / (46) Artillerymen examining a German gun captured / by the Royal Irish prior to firing into the German / lines with it. / (Official photo issued on behalf of the Press Bureau.)" and a partial red stamp at left of note.
2019.0.262.3 - A typed note below photograph reads "OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH TAKEN ON THE / BRITISH WESTERN FRONT. / Tommies round a captured German Gun / Nr. Wytscheate."
Military Unit: Royal Iriish
Culture: Canadian
Subject: First World War, German guns
Description: Three black and white photographs of captured German guns; one shows an artillery officer examining a captured gun; one shows a group of artillerymen examining a captured gun; one shows a group of British soldiers around a captured gun near Wytscheate. The photographs are mounted on black construction paper with a typed note below the photograph.