Finnish Civil War

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Two child soldiers who fought and died on opposing sides in the Finnish Civil War, Finland [[MORE]] On the left is Onni Kokko, age He served in the White Guards. He fought in several battles. Finnish Civil War, History Of Finland, Russian Revolution 1917, American Children, Imperial Russia, Second Child, World War I, Wwi, Finland

Onni Kokko,14 years old white guard soldier (left) and Arvo Koivisto, 13 years old red guard soldier (right). Kokko wounded in battle of Tampere and died in Vaasa, Koivisto was executed by white guard.

CC-BY Tampere kuvaaja tuntematon, Vapriikin kuva-arkisto. Finnish Civil War, War Photography, Photo Archive, Finland, Ww2, Russia, Death, Winter, Outdoor

Punaisten ruumiita Kalevankankaan hautausmaalla

CC-BY Tampere 1918, kuvaaja tuntematon, Vapriikin kuva-arkisto. Finnish Civil War 1918, Photographer unknown, Vapriikki Photo Archives.

Female Red Guards soldiers of the Finnish Civil War who have been taken as prisoners 1918 Finland Fun World, World War I, World History, Finnish Civil War, Russian Revolution 1917, World Conflicts, Red Army, Helsinki, Civilization

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Female Red Guards soldiers of the Finnish Civil War who have been taken as prisoners, 1918, Finland

The Swedish brigade during the Finnish Civil War, photo taken in Helsingfors Finnish Civil War, World Conflicts, Fun World, World History, Helsinki, Old Photos, Finland, Wwii, Sweden

The Swedish brigade during the Finnish Civil War, photo taken in Helsingfors

worldwarsandjunk: “ collective-history: “ White firing squad executing Red soldiers in Länkipohja during the Finnish Civil War ca. 1918 (via) ” ” Iconic Photos, Old Photos, Finnish Civil War, World Conflicts, Helsinki, Sissi, Life Magazine, World War I, Military History

Finnish Civil War 1918 | International Encyclopedia of the First World War (WW1)

The Finnish Civil War was fought between the socialist Reds and the non-socialist Whites in the newly sovereign state. The conflict lasted from late January until mid-May 1918 and resulted in a White victory. The war began as an offshoot of the October Revolution. German support for the Whites made Finland an explicit theater of the First World War.

May 1918 - Finnish Civil War Ends with White Victory Pictured - German troops guard Red prisoners. The experienced German soldiers sent to aid the Finnish nationalists were crucial to their victory. On May the Finnish Civil War ended. Fun World, World War I, World History, Family History, Finnish Civil War, Behind The Lines, World Conflicts, History Of Photography, Vintage Photography

German troops in Finland during the Finnish Civil War, part of a series of conflicts spurred on by World War I. Red troops, both men and women, ready for deportation from Hango, in April of 1918. Two main groups, "Reds" and "Whites" were battling for control of Finland, with the Whites gaining the upper hand in April of 1918, helped by thousands of German soldiers.

Parade after the Battle of Helsinki in the Finnish Civil War in 1918 Finnish Civil War, Helsinki, Civilization, Wwii, Battle, Horses, Animals, Animales, World War Ii

Parade after the Battle of Helsinki in the Finnish Civil War in 1918

CC-BY Tampere kuvaaja tuntematon, Vapriikin kuva-arkisto. Finnish Civil War, Photo Archive, Civilization, Painting, Art, Painting Art, Paintings, Kunst, Paint

Naisvankeja Kalevankankaan vankileirillä Tampereella

CC-BY Tampere 1918, kuvaaja tuntematon, Vapriikin kuva-arkisto. Finnish Civil War 1918, Photographer unknown, Vapriikki Photo Archives.

Turun ratsuihin kuuluva punakaartilainen Ruovedellä | by Vapriikki Finnish Civil War, Photo Archive, Civilization, Europe, Horses, Animals, World War, Animales, Animaux

Turun ratsuihin kuuluva punakaartilainen Ruovedellä

CC-BY Tampere 1918, kuvaaja Matti Luhtala, Vapriikin kuva-arkisto. Finnish Civil War 1918, Photographer Matti Luhtala, Vapriikki Photo Archives.

Lapsi leikkii kadulla pian Tampereen taistelun päättymisen jälkeen | by Vapriikki Finnish Civil War, Civilization, Finland, Street View, History

Lapsi leikkii kadulla pian Tampereen taistelun päättymisen jälkeen

Kuva on otettu Tammelan kaupunginosassa Aaltosenkadulla 10.4.1918. CC-BY Tampere 1918, kuvaaja Oscar Sundberg, Vapriikin kuva-arkisto. Finnish Civil War 1918, Photographer Oscar Sundberg, Vapriikki Photo Archives.

Punaisten ruumiita Lindellin koulun pihamaalla | by Vapriikki Finnish Civil War, Helsinki, Larp, Civilization, Old Photos, Finland, Martini, Outdoor, Vintage

Punaisten ruumiita Lindellin koulun pihamaalla

Lindellin koululla toimi punakaartin kenttäsairaala. Taistelujen päätyttyä koulu toimi myös ruumiiden keräyspaikkana. CC-BY Tampere 1918, kuvaaja Martta Terävä, Vapriikin kuva-arkisto. Finnish Civil War 1918, Photographer Martta Terävä, Vapriikki Photo Archives.

Punakaartilaisten palaneet ruumiit Tampereen Hämeenkadulla | by Vapriikki Finnish Civil War, Photo Archive, Civilization, Street View, Painting, Autumn, Museum, Fall, Painting Art

Punakaartilaisten palaneet ruumiit Tampereen Hämeenkadulla

Kuvattu Hämeenkadun ja Pellavatehtaankadun kulmauksessa. Taustalla on Ruuskasen talo. CC-BY Tampere 1918, kuvaaja Oscar Sundberg, Vapriikin kuva-arkisto. Finnish Civil War 1918, Photographer Oscar Sundberg, Vapriikki Photo Archives.

Sisällissota Tampereella ja sen ympäristössä. Finnish Civil War, Civilization, Abstract, Artwork, History, Work Of Art

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Sisällissota Tampereella ja sen ympäristössä.

Valkoisten sotilaita Tampereella | by Vapriikki Finnish Civil War, Bradley Mountain, Sling Backpack, Backpacks, Women's Backpack, Backpack, Backpacker, Satchel

Valkoisten sotilaita Tampereella

Sotilaiden päähineissä havunoksia. CC-BY Tampere 1918, kuvaaja tuntematon, Vapriikin kuva-arkisto. Finnish Civil War 1918, Photographer unknown, Vapriikki Photo Archives.

CC-BY Tampere kuvaaja Oscar Sundberg, Vapriikin kuva-arkisto. Finnish Civil War, Helsinki, Civilization, Street View, Inspiration, Biblical Inspiration, Inhalation, Motivation

Hämeensilta Tampereen valtauksen jälkeen

CC-BY Tampere 1918, kuvaaja Oscar Sundberg, Vapriikin kuva-arkisto. Finnish Civil War 1918, Photographer Oscar Sundberg, Vapriikki Photo Archives.

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