File:NLS Haig - Moving back our heavy guns as the enemy advances.jpg

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English: "OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH TAKEN ON THE BRITISH WESTERN FRONT IN FRANCE. Moving back our heavy guns as the enemy advances".

Comment 1: Shows 8-inch Mk VI howitzer towed by Holt tractor.
286th Battery, 77 Bde, RGA. The photograph was taken on 27 May 1918 when retreating from a German offensive just outside the village of Romain on the way to Fismes.

Identified is Gunner Toy 99566 (Joseph Arthur Toy) in cap above carriage wheel.[1]
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National Library of Scotland.JPG This image is available from the National Library of Scotland under the sequence number or Shelfmark ID D.2755. You can see this image in its original context, along with the rest of the Library's digital collections, in the NLS Digital Gallery
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  1. http://1914-1918.invisionzone.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=218570

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