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58700: Printed sketches of Western Front: Dugouts; Camp; a Tank.

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posted on 2024-02-23, 23:00 authored by Great War Archive Project Team

Pencil sketches of the Western Front from unkown printed publication: Officers resting in a tented camp; dugout entrances, one named 'ye rate hole'; interior of a dugout with men at rest on bunks; a Mark I 'Female' tank (armed with Vickers Machine Guns) with steering wheel assembly to rear.

Part of the photograph and scrap album of Revd. Leonard Thomas Pearson, Army Chaplain's Department (attached No. 44 Casualty Clearing Station), discovered in a skip and deposited with the Bodlian Library. Revd. Pearson was interviewed by Lyn Macdonald for her book 'The Roses of No Man's Land', which contains two extracts and a photograph.

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Identifier

9114.cpd| 4414.jpg|GWA_3005_ricesketch1.jpg 4415.jpg|GWA_3006_ricesketch2.jpg 4416.jpg|GWA_3007_ricesketch3.jpg 4417.jpg|GWA_3008_ricesketch3_1.jpg

Creator

Unknown

Date

September 1916 - 1917

Date Created

01/09/1916

Temporal Coverage

31/12/1917

Source

Leaf

Medium

Paper

Type

Publication

Pages

1, 2, 3, 4

Number of Pages

4

Contributor

Richard Marshall | Stuart Lee | P Vainker

Rights

The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor

Publisher

The Great War Archive, University of Oxford

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