Category: 1914

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Men of the 9th Battalion, London Regiment (Queen Victoria’s Rifles) leave Hyde Park on a route march (December 1914).

Women’s Suffrage Procession banner Washi…

Women’s Suffrage Procession banner Washington DC 1914

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Elephant-mounted machine-gun, 1914

Elephant-mounted machine-gun, 1914

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Indian soldiers entering France during WWI, 19…

Indian soldiers entering France during WWI, 1914

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Archduke Franz Ferdinand and wife hours before…

Archduke Franz Ferdinand and wife hours before their assassination, which started WWI. June 28 1914

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Kurdish Ottoman soldiers 1914 – 1918

Kurdish Ottoman soldiers 19141918

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German Cavalry Lancer, The Great War 1914-1918

German Cavalry Lancer, The Great War 1914-1918

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“Members of the 2nd Battalion, Gordon Hi…

“Members of the 2nd Battalion, Gordon Highlanders Fraternising with German Soldiers on the Rue de Quesnes Sector of the Front During the Unofficial Christmas Truce, 1914”.

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British and German Soldiers Shown Fraternizing…

British and German Soldiers Shown Fraternizing in No-Man’s Land on the Western Front, throughout the Unofficial Christmas Truce

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SpqVblMPRB4

Video from The Great War Channel that explains the events of the 1914 Christmas Truce.

A man getting a Christmas tree in December 191…

A man getting a Christmas tree in December 1914, less than 5 months after the start of World War 1. Photograph taken in London, England.

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