University of Oxford
Browse
96119801ae1a6386baa3b6abb9e78eb20b535f29.jpg (572.51 kB)

51275: Soldiers in Plug Street Wood

Download (572.51 kB)
online resource
posted on 2024-05-09, 12:56 authored by First World War Poetry Digital Archive Project Team

Probably taken by Roland Leighton. The photograph is taken in Ploegsteert (nicknamed "Plug Street") Wood, Belgium, and is mentioned in his poem "Villanelle".

History

Identifier

1329.jpg | VBMMPHOTOS11.jpg

Subject

Leighton, Roland (1895-1915) | Allied Forces | Fighting Men | Gas Warfare | Group

Date

1914 - 1915

Date Created

01/11/1914

Temporal Date

23/12/1915

Spatial

Ploegsteert Wood, Belgium

Source

Photograph

Medium

Paper

Type

Photograph

Contributor

Alisa Miller

Rights

The digitised Vera Brittain material may be used for educational purposes only and remains the copyright at all times of the Literary Executors for the Vera Brittain Estate, 1970 and The Vera Brittain Fonds, McMaster University Library. In any distribution or display of the material this acknowledgment must be clearly indicated.

Collection ID

Vera Brittain Archive File 4

Repository Name

McMaster University, Mills Memorial Library, The William Ready Division of Archives and Research Collections

Repository Address

1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4L6, Canada

Publisher

The First World War Poetry Digital Archive