Vintage Photographs - Troops

Russian soldiers abandoning their lines in Galicia This section of the website contains archive photographs taken during, before and after the war.  Specifically this sub-section contains photos of servicemen and women.

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vintage photoArrival of Anglo-Indian convoy at Shaiba (GWS) vintage photoIndian troops in the Persian Gulf (GWS)
vintage photoRoyal Engineers laying a field telegraph (GWS) vintage photoScottish Rifles returning tired from the trenches (GWS)
vintage photoSouth African Mounted Rifles behind barricades of stone and scrub (GWS) vintage photo2nd Battalion of Transvaal Scottish in Pretoria (GWS)
vintage photo1st South African Mounted Rifles at Cape Town (GWS) vintage photoWireless outfit used in General Botha's campaign (GWS)
vintage photoOfficers of the Rand Light Infantry (GWS) vintage photoBureau of the General Staff of the French 11th Division (GWS)
vintage photoBelgian soldiers in Khaki uniforms (GWS) vintage photoFrench 206th Regiment with their colours as they advance (GWS)
vintage photoMobilisation of Italian infantry, 1915 (GWS) vintage photoIn the Isonzo region: bringing up Italian relief sections (GWS)
vintage photoA Bersaglieri officer (GWS) vintage photoItalian infantry in action (GWS)
vintage photoWith the 81st Italian Regiment, one of the first to cross the Isonzo (GWS) vintage photoFrench troops celebrating St Crispin's Day in France (GWS)
vintage photoGerman soldiers drawing their rations at Spandau (GWS) vintage photoFrench soldiers returning from a day in the fields (GWS)
vintage photoFrench machine-gun crew's organised sports meeting (GWS) vintage photoNewfoundlanders getting used to foreign service kit (GWS)
vintage photoNewfoundlanders at an inspection parade (GWS) vintage photoSection of a Newfoundlanders ammunition column (GWS)
vintage photoServing rifles to Newfoundlanders in the ranks (GWS) vintage photoSignalling staff of the Newfoundlers training in England (GWS)
vintage photoThe Volunteer Reserves in Essex (GWS) vintage photoBritish Yeomanry in training (GWS)
vintage photoBritish and French soldiers wearing new steel helmets (GWS) vintage photoFrench infantry wearing new steel helmets (GWS)
vintage photoA soldier from Moscow (GWS) vintage photoScottish relief troops en route to the Front line (GWS)
vintage photoBritish soldiers leaving their billets in France (GWS) vintage photoBritish soldier wearing a steel helmet (GWS)
vintage photoA regiment of Indian cavalry on the march in northern France (GWS) vintage photoBritish troops returning from trenches in Gallipoli (GWS)
vintage photoCossacks (GWS) vintage photoArmenian troops near Van (GWS)
vintage photoRussian troops in Poland enjoying tea in the open (GWS) vintage photoThe Royal Naval Division on Gallipoli (GWS)
vintage photoGroup of Anatolians recruited by Turk forces in Gallipoli (GWS) vintage photoWounded British soldiers in Gallipoli embarking for hospital (GWS)
vintage photoSengalese soldiers who fought in the Dardanelles campaign (GWS) vintage photoFrench troops on their way to the Dardanelles (GWS)
vintage photoGerman infantry on the march in 1914 (GWS) vintage photoMen of an Indian mountain battery on Walker's Ridge, Gallipoli (GWS)
vintage photoLondon Territorials in 1914 (GWS) vintage photoGerman marines in Turkish uniforms at Gallipoli (GWS)

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Stormtroopers comprised specially trained German assault troops used in 1918.

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