Indian infantry in the trenches, prepared against a gas attack [Fauquissart, France]. Photographer: H. D. Girdwood.

Published
1915
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Photograph
Creator
Charles Hilton DeWitt Girdwood

This photograph shows a group of Indian soldiers armed in a trench. The hoods they are wearing are gas masks; the First World War was the first war in which manufactured poison gas was used as a ...

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Indian infantrymen training for receiving a gas attack, 1915.