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English: The Hundred Days Offensive, August-november 1918
Troops of the 8th Battalion, the King's (Liverpool Regiment, Liverpool Irish, 57th Division) entering Lille, 18 October 1918. Note a barefooted French boy with a rifle, clearly given to him by a smiling soldier on his right.
Date (First World War)
Source http://media.iwm.org.uk/iwm/mediaLib//235/media-235790/large.jpg
IWMLondonThumbnail.jpg This is photograph Q 9574 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums. Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
Author McLellan, David (Second Lieutenant) (Photographer)
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Part of Ministry of Information First World War Official Collection
Subjects
  • Associated people and organisations
    British Army, British Army, Liverpool Regiment, British Army, 57th Division, British Army, Liverpool Regiment, 8th Battalion
  • Associated places
    Lille, Nord, France
  • Associated events
    Hundred Days Offensive, Western Front, First World War
  • Associated themes
    Children at War, British Army 1914-1918, Allies at War 1914-1918, Western Front 1914-1918
  • Associated keywords
    Liberation
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