File:Outside captured German dugout (2957890049).jpg

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English: Some soldiers are jammed in the brick door way of a dugout while one man stands outside smoking. The two clearly visible soldiers look cocky and are wearing big grins. The dugout itself is half derelict with the structure clearly showing. The ground is very muddy and uneven. It is littered with equipment and debris. There is a sign leaning up against the wall which says 'ye corner house'.

Photographs such as these were often used as positive propaganda. This particular picture illustrates the sense of humour which World War I was famed for.
[Original reads: 'OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH TAKEN ON THE WESTERN FRONT. Outside captured German dugout.']

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Flickr sets
  • World War One official British photographs
Flickr pools
  • World War I
  • The Great War Archive Flickr Group
Flickr tags
  • 1914-1918
  • World War 1
  • World War I
  • The Great War
  • Great War
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  • british
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  • general haig
  • douglas haig
  • general douglas haig
  • general
  • haig
  • german
  • gernany
  • national library of scotland
  • nls
  • dugout
  • trench
  • soldiers
  • world war one
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  • nls:derivative 74300897
  • First World War
  • Short Magazine Lee Enfield
  • SMLE
  • Lee Enfield Rifle
  • Lee Enfield
  • Rifle
  • Rifles

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current11:19, 16 November 2016Thumbnail for version as of 11:19, 16 November 2016600 × 450 (61 KB) (talk | contribs)National Library of Scotland, Set 72157624150609895, ID 2957890049, Original title Outside captured German dugout
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