German ammunition wagons were passing over this spot when British gunners received their range by wireless. Every wagon and all the supplies were destroyed., 1914-1918
Vintage ferrotyped gelatin silver print on paper
Purchased by the Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College on August 12, 2020 from Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York.
German Ammunition Wagons Destroyed by British: A train of German ammunition wagons was passing over this spot when British gunners received their range by wireless. The effective fire of the gunners is seen in the picture. Every wagon and all the supplies were destroyed. British official photo.
Credited in plate with typeset credit and title on label affixed to verso.
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