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53664: British Soldiers Build a Bridge, Gommecourt, France, 1917

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British soldiers construct a bridge over an old German trench at Gommecourt. A great deal of mud, and many blast-damaged trees, can be clearly seen.

History

Identifier

3621.jpg | CXTIWMPHOq4906.jpg

Subject

Allied Forces | Transport | Western Front

Creator

Brooke, J W

Date

Mar-17

Date Created

01/03/1917

Temporal Date

31/03/1917

Spatial

Gommecourt, Pas-de-Calais, France

Source

Photograph

Medium

Photographic paper

Type

Photograph

Contributor

Jennifer Dunn

Rights

The Imperial War Museum

Collection ID

Q 4906

Repository Name

Imperial War Museum Photographic Archive

Repository Address

Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road, London, SE1 6HZ, UK

Publisher

The First World War Poetry Digital Archive