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PHOTOGRAPHS

Title

Our troops charge forward into Bernafray Wood to dislodge the Bosche from their entrenchments

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 showing a view of three British soldiers advancing through trees. 'Our troops charge forward into Bernafray Wood to dislodge the Bosche from their entrenchments.' Bernafay Wood was seized by Scottish troops in July Somme offensive in July 1916. It was retaken by the Germans in 1918, then recaptured in the final few months of the war.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2012.38

Copyright

National Museums NI