"The British 7th Division on the march from Bruges to Ostend, 8 October 1914. This move was made in order to cover the landing of the 3rd Cavalry Division, which had left Southampton on 7th October and was to disembark at Ostend. The landing had to be covered, as reports were received that large German forces had concentrated at Lille and were moving westward. "

"The 6th Battalion, Manchester Regiment advancing over open terrain during the Third Battle of Krithia, Gallipoli, 1915."

historicaltimes:

One of the first colour photos in Ireland, 1913 - Woman in traditional Gaelic dress

bielzigup:

These images, which represent the first ever colour photographs taken in Ireland, were taken in 1913 by two French women, Marguerite Mespoulet and Madeleine Mignon-Alba, who used newly available autochrome colour plates. - More here

meninroad:

A barricade manned by an Australian Lewis Gun crew during the assault on Peronne and St. Quentin.  When Germany lost control of these two towns, they effectively lost control of the Somme River battle area and pulled back to the Hindenburg Line, 2 Sept., 1918…

demons:

Australian troops amidst the devastation of war in Ypres after the Battle of Passchendaele (sometimes referred to as the Third Battle of Ypres), 1917

demons:

Australian troops amidst the devastation of war in Ypres after the Battle of Passchendaele (sometimes referred to as the Third Battle of Ypres), 1917