georgy-konstantinovich-zhukov:

German soldiers on the Western Front, c. 1918
(Hoffschmidt and Tantum Collection)

georgy-konstantinovich-zhukov:

German soldiers on the Western Front, c. 1918

(Hoffschmidt and Tantum Collection)

(via world-war-photos)

French artillerymen are installing detonating fuses on heavy shells. The fuses were mounted near the batteries to reduce explosion risks during transport and allow men to properly set the delay required for the requested firing mission.

French artillerymen are installing detonating fuses on heavy shells. The fuses were mounted near the batteries to reduce explosion risks during transport and allow men to properly set the delay required for the requested firing mission.

French soldiers fortifying their positions. This kind of task was pretty harassing.

French soldiers fortifying their positions. This kind of task was pretty harassing.

Some French marines fighting on land, many sailors were transfered to trenches, as well as marine batteries, as must on the fighting happened on land during ww1.

Some French marines fighting on land, many sailors were transfered to trenches, as well as marine batteries, as must on the fighting happened on land during ww1.

Saint Chamond tank. The 75 gun made it very powerful.

Saint Chamond tank. The 75 gun made it very powerful.

jasta11:

Belgian Soldiers near the Willebrock Canal in Antwerp, 1914.

jasta11:

Belgian Soldiers near the Willebrock Canal in Antwerp, 1914.

Looking like demons : French soldiers wearing experimental gas masks and posing with their rosalie bayonets. ww1

Looking like demons : French soldiers wearing experimental gas masks and posing with their rosalie bayonets. ww1

(Source: 1418effroyableboucherie.fr)

A stunning and very rare action shot. German POWs evacuating a trench. 1915. The blurred lines make this pic incredible.

A stunning and very rare action shot. German POWs evacuating a trench. 1915. The blurred lines make this pic incredible.

les-sept-couleurs:

J’ai déjà croisé cette image plusieurs fois, et je n’arrive pas à déterminer s’il s’agit d’une image d’archives ou d’un film. Peut être que talesofwar pourra nous éclairer?

les-sept-couleurs Oui c’est une photo officielle des fonds du Musée national de la Révolution algérienne dont la légende est “Bataille d’Alger: Le lieutenant Grillot, du 3e RPC, avec ses paras dans les ruelles de la Casbah en reconnaissance avant les grands ratissages.”
 

les-sept-couleurs:

J’ai déjà croisé cette image plusieurs fois, et je n’arrive pas à déterminer s’il s’agit d’une image d’archives ou d’un film.
Peut être que talesofwar pourra nous éclairer?

les-sept-couleurs Oui c’est une photo officielle des fonds du Musée national de la Révolution algérienne dont la légende est “Bataille d’Alger: Le lieutenant Grillot, du 3e RPC, avec ses paras dans les ruelles de la Casbah en reconnaissance avant les grands ratissages.”

 

(Source: zentropista)

After the nightmare: desolation after a hand to hand fight. ww1

After the nightmare: desolation after a hand to hand fight. ww1