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Source:   Army -- France -- 1900s


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French cavalry moving to co-operate with Belgian forces at Namur ; The French soldier's dinner.

Image ID: 830665

French cavalry moving to co-operate with Belgian forces at Namur ; The French soldier's dinner.  [French cavalry moving to cooperate with Belgian forces at Na...] (1914)


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Image Title

:  French cavalry moving to co-operate with Belgian forces at Namur ; The French soldier's dinner.

Alternate Title

: French cavalry moving to cooperate with Belgian forces at Namur ; The French soldier's dinner.

Published Date

: 1914

Depicted Date

: 1914

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 32 x 23 cm. (12 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "134 ; The Great War." "This forward movement had to be abandoned after the unexpected fall of Namur had rendered impossible the outflanking operations through the Ardennes, of which it was hoped to have been the pivot." "The French soldier's dinner. With cauldrons of soup and loaves tucked under their arms the frugal meal is complete." Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From The Great War : the standard history of the all-Europe conflict : profusely illustrated. The Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1914) Hammerton, John Alexander, Sir (1871-1949), Editor. Wilson, Herbert Wrigley (1866-1940), Editor.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Army -- France -- 1900s

Source Description

: 1 folder (18 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ARMY-Fra-190

Digital ID

: 830665

Record ID

: 707552

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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