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PHOTOGRAPHS

Title

At the Bayonet's point our troops surprise a Jerry machine gunner

Object Name

Stereoscope Photograph

Maker

Realistic Travels Publishers (Primary maker)

Date Made

c.1914-18
c.1914-18

Place Made

England: London
London

Description

Stereoscope Photograph shpwing a view of British soldiers arresting a German machine-gunner. Entitled 'At the Bayonet's point our troops surprise a Jerry machine gunner at his den at Croiselles.' German machine guns were often lethal at up to 2,000 yards.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2012.27

Copyright

National Museums NI