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Title

At dawn, in a determined assault, we carry [on] fully hidden by camoflage from enemy airmen

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 soldiers advancing through ruined landscape. ‘At dawn, in a determined assault, we carry [on] fully hidden by camouflage from enemy airmen’ Probably 9,000 men on the Western Front became casualties of German bombardment from the air. Planes were also used for reconnaissance.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2012.63

Copyright

National Museums NI