1916 WW1 Magazine ALBERT BALL PILOT Polytechnic Seeburg Lucern SOMME Albania COLSTON BASSETT War (5110)

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ALBERT BALL German Submarine Deutschland ITALY CARSO Great Northern Railway Women CANADIAN INFANTRY Polytechnic Chalets Seeburg Lucerne BATTLES Somme VICTORIA CROSS RECIPIENTS Italian Troops BASIL CLARKE War Correspondent




An Original First World War Magazine

DATE 1916


This first part of the description features a list of images i.e. photographs, sketches, maps, drawings:

Captain Flight Commander Ball the Champion Airman of Britain - full page (fp) frontispiece. Info. Albert Ball.

Capture of Guillemont: A Irish Regiment Attacking - near half page (hp) from a drawing.

The Return of the Dublins and Munsters from Guillemont and Ginchy on the Somme - hp drawing by C. Clark showing them being led back by a piper.

New British Heroes - fp showing 8photos:

Captain E. N. F. Bell VC - Late Royal Inniskilling Fusilliers.

Driver Tom Spencer RGA of a Trench Mortar Battery - Who Carried Wounded Comrade Out of Danger.

Captain J. Wilkie Scott MD RAMC - Awarded MC.

Regimental Sergeant Major L. Bonney - Awarded DCM.

Company Sergeant Major D. Cooper - London Regiment - Awarded MC.

Second Lieutenant A. S. Blackburn VC - Australian Infantry.

Sergeant Major Delaney DCM and Bar - Royal Irish Fusiliers - For Leading His Regiment into Ginchy.

Captain William Johnson MC RAMC - Awarded MC

Double page (dp) entitled Deutschland, Deutschland Unter Alles: The Crafty Submarine Liner Returns to Port:

Captain Koenig with Count Zeppelin.

German Submarine Merchant Craft Deutschland Ready to Be Launches on Its Maiden Trip to America.

The Return of the Deutschland To German Waters, With the German People Greeting the U-Boat on Its Journey From Wesermundung to Bremen - from a painting by Claus Bergen at Bremen.

Discreet Appearance of German Submarine Deutschland on Its Preliminary Journey To America - periscope showing above water.

An Impression of the Deutschland Submerging.

The Deutschland on the Surface.

Canadian Infantry Just Out of An Advance in the Recent Somme Fighting - photo showing cheery men sitting on a small rail track vehicle.

Canadian Wounded Coming Down From the Firing Line to the Dressing Station - hp photo. The caption mentions battalions from Ontario, British Columbian and Alberta attacking German positions on Oct 8.

British Troops Who Took Part in the Occupation of Lesboeufs on 25 Sept Marching to Fife and Drum.

Scottish Soldiers with Drums and Pipes and Men of an English Regiment Who Were at Lesboeufs - hp photo and inset of them marching.

Italian Infantry on the Carso Advancing at Night to Capture a Peak on the Isonzo Front Through a Shrapnel Storm miel - fp from a drawing.

Albania: A Troop of Italian Territorials Crossing the River Vojussa to Attack The Village of Kuta - fp from a drawing.

Italian Soldiers Taking Possession of an Austrian Dug Out and Collection of Arms - fp from a drawing.

FP showing: Mount Cauriole - Duke of Aosta Decorating General Tettoni - Cheering The reive Newspapers In the Trenches - Lloyd's Arsenal and Adjacent Hangars at Trieste Being Bombed by Italian Aircraft.

Canadians Loading Ammunition onto a Small Auto Train.

Canadian Official Photographers Gathering Somme Films, While Two Observers Spotting for Their Gunners.

German Prisoner Enjoying a Can of Bully Beef.

Troops Returning with Bayonet and Pick on the Somme.

Thrace, Greece: French Soldiers near Salonika.

Machine Gun Company near Kavalla. .

French Troops Disembarking on the Greek Coast.

Red Cross Ambulances Designed for Use in the Sinai - horse drawn ambulances.

British West Indian Soldiers in Cairo.Sleekburnc.

Convalescent Indian Soldiers from Gallipoli Visiting the Pyramids.

Reggie Wood the Youngest Australian With the Forces in Opera Square Cairo: The Ten Year Old Who Ran Away from Home and Now with the 11th Battalion in Egypt - inset photo.

Colston Bassett: Women Working in the Field Bringing in the Harvest x2photos.

Soldiers in Training Helping to Gather in the Harvest.

Women Members of the Great Northern Railway Company's Engine Cleaning Staff Attached to King's Cross

Somme Village with French Artillery Batteries on the Way to the Front Lines - hp.

Artillery Wagons Waiting Behind the Front for Night to Fall in France.

Nungesser the French Airman Returns After Bringing Down Another Enemy Machine.

Nungesser Taking Off - inset photo.

One of the Allies new Aeroplanes Approaching The German Trenches from Behind a Cloud; The Observers Can Be Seen Sitting on a Platform Above Pilot.

British And French Soldiers Interned in Switzerland Being Entertained at the Polytechnic Chalets, Seeburg, Lucerne - hp group photo showing the men with the local staff and students.

Group of Interned Britons Entertained by Mr and Mrs Robert Mitchell at the Polytechnic Chalets, With French Red Cross nurses and Others.

A Charge Along the Somme: Men Climbing Over Barbed Wire Entanglements o a Pock Market Plain - fp from a photograph.


This second part of the description features articles etc (not images):

The Scots Guards by A. W. Holland.

Tanks on the Somme A True Story of the Tanks by Lance Corporal harry Rayner.

A Woman Bus Conductor - A story by one of them.

The Greatest Butcher of the War; An Adventure with an Austrian Spy (Klappa) in Bukovina, Romania - by Basil Clarke the War Correspondent.

Plus many caption articles to accompany the images. Sleekburnc.2810

Please see main description link for content list (mobile users). An original used issue, not printed on the best of quality paper, but it more than makes up for this in terms of written content with many images. The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.

It measures 285mmx220mm (11.25 x 8.5") approx. Spine is loose with binding witness marks. There is age yellowing/toning and some marking. Some creases etc to corners and handling marks to edges. Images, photos sketches etc. vary in size.

PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present. The outer cover is missing; but as far as I can tell there are no other pages missing. If you're looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. If you require information on size of articles (i.e. number of words), sizes of images, please ask before bidding or buying. This item will be packaged in a board backed envelope. The descriptive text in my listing, details the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page.

"Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.

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