MARCHING BAND American Troops in France
On one side is a full page sepia style print/photogravure showing American soldiers marching along a road led by a British band; a British general watches the soldiers pass by.
On the reverse are four photographic images on a page titled Britain's Home Defence: On watch and ward around her coast:
Men of the Royal Naval Volunteers on look-out for enemy raiders.
A sentry on shore duty.
A cycling battalion taking part in coastal patrol work.
Boy Scouts performing coast guarding duties on a Martello tower.
Provenance: The Great War - Amalgamated Press. c1918. The Great War series was published between 1914 and c1919. Sleekburnc.
A full page print from a publication, as the date and provenance states, and not a modern reproduction. Page measures approx overall 315 x 225 mm (12.25 x 8.75 inches). It is printed on both sides. There is a some age yellowing. This item will be packaged in a board backed envelope. "Info.” in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text. Reference resource historical research material WW1.
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