Digging trenches near Grodno, Belarus. From a World War I album. Life in the trenches during the First World War took many forms, and varied widely from sector to sector and from front to front. http://www.firstworldwar.com/features/trenchlife.htm
A dismounted unteroffizier from 3. Badisches Dragoner-Regiment Prinz Karl Nr.22 reconnoiters the terrain ahead of the advancing infantry.
YOUNG GERMAN SOLDIER
This appears to be a modern photo from a Italian WWII historical reenactment group (see www.Progetto900.com). At least its name and website are printed across the bottom of the photo on a forum on historical reenactment (panzergrenadier.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=14956&start=45)
Annie Oakley shooting over her shoulder using a hand mirror, 1888.
French soldier with an early grenade launcher, on the end of his rifle.
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