The Great War, I was there - Part 18

S ggr w ifi . 1 .'-'I ....fwy m r '.IIP.,' ......"1 i i i s p i i s i PICKELH AU BES WERE CHEAP THAT DAY Even as late as July 1916 some of the German troops in the front line still wore the spiked pickelhaubes, the peace-time helmets ot the Kaiser’s Army, and they were much coveted trophies. Here omen f the 10th Battalion Sherwood Foresters are seen behind the line after a successful advance with an abundance of trophies, including, besides pickelhaubes, enemy bayonets and afield telephone. They have also acquired a mascot, a dog found in a dug-out. The pickelhaubes are minus the cloth covers which the Germans wore over them. W'"‘"
Add Names

Disclaimer

We have sought to ensure that the content of this website complies with UK copyright law. Please note however, that we may have been unable to ascertain the rights holders of some items. Where we have digitised items, we have done so with items that to the best of our knowledge, following due investigations, are in the public domain. While the original works are in the public domain we reserve all rights to the usage of the digital works.

The document titled The Great War, I was there - Part 18 is beneath this layer.

To view this document now, please sign up as a full access member.

Free Account Registration

Please enter your first name
Please enter your surname
Please enter a valid email address
Please enter your password
By creating an account you agree to us emailing you with newsletters and discounts, which you can switch off in your account at any time

Already a member? Log in now
Small Medium Large Landscape Portrait