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PHOTOGRAPHS

Title

Our troops occupy Houthoulst Forest: combined British-Belgian attack having ousted the enemy

Object Name

Stereoscope Photograph

Maker

Realistic Travels Publishers (Primary maker)

Date Made

c.1914-18
c.1914-18

Description

Stereoscope Photograph showing a view of soldiers advancing through skeletal trees, with fatality to right. 'Our troops occupy Houthoulst Forest: combined British-Belgian attack having ousted the enemy.' Captured by the Germans early in the war, this wood became an enemy ‘fortress’.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2012.39

Copyright

National Museums NI