VERDUN Somme GERMAN POWs RUSSIANS GALICIA Kaiser GERMAN CROWN PRINCE
A magazine detailing events in the First World War
12 pages (24 sides)
German Prisoners Being Searched by British Soldiers - full page (fp) frontispiece.
Map: Area of General Cadorna's Triumph on the Lower Isonzo - fp the map shows ares from Sachsenburg - MIllstatt Eberstein down to Palmanova - Grado - Trieste - Pinguente etc. Other areas include Gailtal Alps - Klagenfurt - Villach - Karawanken Alps - Gailtal Alps - Julian Alps - Tolmino - Miel - Eisenkappel - Lubiana (Laibach) - Gorizia - Gradisca - Carso Platea - Capodistria - etc.
The Duke D'Aosta - small photo.
Small relief map of Gorizia and Carso Plateau.
View in Gorizia.
Italians on the Way to Gorizia - fp .
Austrian Army Retreats from Lower Isonzo - fp showing x3 photos of the soldiers in the mountains; with mention of Gorizia, General Cadorna, General Cadorna etc.
Soldiers of the Labour Battalion Constructing a Road.
BRitish Soldiers Constructing a Way at Contalmaison Through the Capture Village.
Soldiers Resting in Dug-pouts Adjacent to the Firing Line
British Soldier Walking Along a Trench, Giving Water to The Wounded Germans.
British Chaplain Writing a Postcard for a Wounded Young Soldier.
Searching German Prisoners After Capture.
British Chaplain Taking the names of Wounded.
Wounded Germans Arriving at an Advanced Dressing Station on the Wester Front 30 July.
Captured Wounded Germans on Their Way to a Base Hospital reive After the Fighting at Verdun.
Germans Prisoners Captured on the Somme.
Austro German Positions on the Stokhod in Galicia.
The Theatrical Pose of a Cossack Soldier with His Medals.
Russian Troops Massing Before an Advnace on German Troops.
Military Burial of a Russian Soldier.
ancing a Highland Fling in Face of the Enemy - fp from a drawing by A.W. of a member of the Manchester Pals in the Somme advance.
Imperial Camel Corps Ride Down The Turks in the Katia District, of Port Said end of the Suez Canal - fp from a drawing
Russian Soldier with a Gas Apparatus Captured from the Austrians During General Brussiloffs Push.
Cossacks Rout Germans at the Point of the Sabre at the Village of Svidniki north of The Stokhod - fp from a drawing by Dudley Tennant
Horses Being Sheltered from the Shells - fp showing x3photos.
Mules Bringing Up Water for the Gun Crews in Action on the Western Front.
Men Stripped to the Waist, Loading a Gun under the Hot Summer Sun.
Gun Teams Driving Home the Shell .
Loading A Gun With a Big Shell.
British Soldiers Capturing an Underground Shelter Where they Were Offered Coffee by a German Red Cross Attendant - fp from a drawing by
After the Fight:
Ingenious Arrangement for Watering horses.
Salvaging Equipment and Collecting Personal Effects fromFallen Soldiers and Transmits them to Relatives.
RFC Officer Receiving Information of an Enemy Gun position by Wireless, then Conveyed to the Gunners via Megaphone.
Artillery Signallers Conveying Information by Flag Regarding Hostile Position; An Observer Looking through a Powerful Telescope.
With the Tsar's Forces on the Fields of France - fp showing x 5photos.
A Military Church Parade on the Field of War.
British Artillerymen Examine a Captured Enemy Gun.
British Officers Enjoying a Little Light Refreshment in a Reserve Trench.
An Ambulance Being Pushed Along a Makeshift Road.
Kaiser and Crown Prince on the Western Front - fp showing x3photos:
The Kaiser Distributing Iron Corsses to Troops.
German Crown Prince conversing with his Troops Who Took Part in the Verdun Fighting.
Crown Prince Talking With Men.
Awards of Bravery:
Acting Sergeant John Erskine - Scottish Rifles TF - VC for Leaving a Mine Crater to Rescue Wounded.
Captain L. W. B. Rees RA - RFC for Dispersing Ten Aeroplanes.
Lieutenant A. S. C. Maclaren RFC - Military Cross for Destroying Fockers.
Private G. W. Chafer - East Yorkshire Regt - VC.
Sapper W. Hackett VC - Entombed by a Mine Explosion.
Private G. Stringer - Manchester Regt. - VC.
Private A. H. Proctor - Liverpool regt. - VC.
Lieut. B. J. W. M. Moore RFC - MC for Destroying Kite Ballons.
Lt. R. B. B. Jones L. N. Lancs - Awarded VC.
Italy on the Isonzo: General Cardorna Strategy Vindicated - by Dr James Murphy Correspondent with the Italian Army.
The Russian Drive into Galicia - by Edward Wright.
Delville Wood - by Private L. Fletcher a Derby Armleteer.
Plus many caption articles to accompany the images.
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, maps, drawings 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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