A listening post waiting in the open for an opportunity to advance [France]. Photographer: H. D. Girdwood.

Published
1915
Formats
Photograph
Creator
Charles Hilton DeWitt Girdwood

In this photograph we can see four soldiers lying flat on the ground, ‘waiting in the open’ with their bayonets fixed. It is not clear whether this is a staged photo or not. While ...

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A photograph of soldiers operating as a ‘listening post’, dating from 1914-15. It is likely this is a training exercise.