An Alpine barber in the trenches of Cerna, a photograph of life in the Albanian trenches


This photograph shows daily life in a trench: a soldier is having his hair cut. At the beginning of the war, it was thought the conflict would last just a few weeks or months. But quickly it became a war of attrition, and spanned more than four years. Trenches, like this one on the Albanian Front, became home for the soldiers.

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Alpine barber in the trenches of Cerna
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