1918 WW1 Print CHINESE ARMY Officer France BRITISH LABOUR CORPS (512)

Product code: GW (512) 16Apr2016
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A full page from a publication, from the dated stated and not a later reproduction

Date Published: c1918.

Full page showing four photographic images in sepia style tone:

Chinese serving with the British Army in France drawing oats from a supply deopot.

Chinese labourers filling motor lorries with sacks of corn at a railhead in France.

Chinese working under Canadian Engineers quarrying stone of road making.

Picturesque crowd in a corner of a Chinese labour camp, Western Front.


On the other side of the page are two photographic images:

Native artillery of 1st and 2nd Divisions marching past President (not in pic) of the Chinese Republic.

Interesting group of Chinese military and naval officers in their Westernised uniforms. The margins are narrow to the left border on this side of the page.


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 with handling marks to the edges. 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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